BioM: Alexander, Alice Mae (1948)
Surnames: Alexander, Beck, Brockman, Weix, Lieders, Schraufnagel, Wilk, Hazen
----Source: Abbotsford Tribune (Abbotsford, Clark County, Wis.) 01/15/1948
Alexander, Alice Mae (Marriage - 14 Jan. 1948)
Miss Alice Mae Alexander, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Alexander, became the bride of Myron Edward Beck, son of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Beck, Dorchester, Wednesday morning, Jan. 14, before the nuptial High Mass at St. Bernard’s Catholic church. The Rev. Francis J. Brockman read the double ring ceremony at 9:00 o’clock.
The bride wore a gown of white slipper satin with a long train. The bodice was made with long sleeves and a sweetheart neck line, accented by a pearl necklace. Lace bordered her finger tip and blusher veil. She carried a bouquet of white and red roses.
Attending the couple were Mr. and Mrs. Henry Weix, brother-in-law and sister of the bride.
Miss Bernice Wilk, Dorchester, and Miss Maureen Lieders, Abbotsford, were bridesmaids.
The attendants wore frocks made alike with fitted bodices, short puffed sleeves and full skirts. They wore shoulder length veils fastened to a spray of matching flowers and carried nosegay bouquets of small mixed flowers. The colors were blue for the matron of honor, pink and peach for the attendants.
James Beck, brother of the groom, and Bob Schraufnagel, uncle of the bride, were ushers.
Following the ceremony a wedding breakfast was served for the bridal party at the home of the groom’s parents. A reception and 4:00 o’clock dinner were served at the home of the bride’s parents, followed by a wedding dance in the evening at the Dorchester Recreation hall.
After a wedding trip in northern Wisconsin, Mr. and Mrs. Beck will make their home in Wausau, where the groom is employed at the Hall garage.
The bride, a graduate of the Abbotsford high school, has been employed as cashier at the Clover Farm store, in Abbotsford, Wis.
Among the guests from away who attended the wedding were Mr. and Mrs. Bill Hazen, of Stevens Point.
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