Bio: Schraufnagel, Judith (Engagement – Feb 1972)


Surnames: Schraufnagel, Pinter

----Source: Tribune/Phonograph (Abbotsford, Clark Co., Wis.) 10 Feb 1972

Mr. and Mrs. Alphonse Schraufnagel, Colby, announce the engagement of their daughter, Judith, La Crosse, to Robert A. Pinter, son of Mr. and Mrs. W.C. Pinter of Dorchester.

Miss Schraufnagel is a graduate of Colby High School and a 1969 graduate of WSU-Eau Claire, receiving her degree in Medical Technology. She was a member of the Sigma Sigma Sigma Sorority. Miss Schraufnagel is presently Supervisor of the Blood Bank at La Crosse Lutheran Hospital.

Her fiancé is a graduate of Colby High School and is presently a student at the UW-River Falls, majoring in Business Administration. He has served four years in the U.S. Army Military Intelligence in Germany.

Wedding plans are indefinite.


BioM: Schraufnagel, Judith Lynne (1972)


Surnames: Schraufnagel, Pinter, Rushman, Schmidt, Gabriel, Troyer, Lynn

----Source: Tribune/Phonograph (Abbotsford, Clark Co., Wis.) 02 Nov 1972

Schraufnagel, Judith Lynne (28 Oct 1972)

St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Colby was the setting for the wedding of Miss Judith Lynne Schraufnagel, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Alphonse Schraufnagel, Colby, and Robert Allen Pinter, son of Mr. and Mrs. William Pinter, Dorchester.

The ceremony was performed by the Rev. Frank Rushman on Saturday, October 28, 1972 at 1:30 p.m. Mrs. Alois Gabriel played the organ, accompanying soloist, Beverly Schmidt, Stetsonville.

The bride appeared wearing an ivory satin gown with lace trim on a molded bodice, which had a lace jeweled neckline. The empire waist was attached to a modified A-line skirt, which was accented with a lace border and lace motifs. The attached chapel sweep train was trimmed with seed pearls. Her bouffant veil was held in place by a profile headpiece.

The bride’s attendants were her sisters, with Miss Susan Schraufnagel, Chicago, maid of honor, and Miss Kathy Schraufnagel, Phillips, and Miss Lori Schraufnagel of Colby, bridesmaids.

The maid of honor wore a ruby velvet gown, which featured a high lace neckline and Gibson girl sleeves trimmed with lace. The bridesmaids were attired in the same style gowns in moss green and harvest gold.

Dennis Schraufnagel, Eau Claire, was best man, and Rick Troyer, Eau Claire, and Ronald Lynn, Colby, were groomsmen.

A reception, dinner and dance were held at the Memorial Hall in Dorchester for 250 guests.

The bride, a medical technologist, graduated from Colby High School in 1965 and the UW-Eau Claire in 1969. Her husband, also a Colby High School graduate, did undergraduate work at UW-River Falls.

After a wedding trip to northern Wisconsin, the couple will make their home at 1819 Hyde Ave. in La Crosse.

Out of town guests were from Wilmington, River Falls, Stanley, Eau Claire, Spencer, Loyal, Boyd, Downers Grove, Ill., Marshfield, Naperville, Ill., Gilman, Deerfield, Ill., Edgar Wausau, Chippewa Falls, Medford, Neillsville, Steen Point, Stratford, Oshkosh, Holcombe, Pulaski, Glenwood City, Wis., Janesville and Glen Ellyn, Ill.



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