BioM: Cary, Jo Neil (1955)
Surnames: Cary, Zuther, Juneau, Sprengler, Cleworth, Schumacher, O’Shoney
----Source: Abbotsford Tribune
(Abbotsford, Clark County, Wis.) 07/21/1955
Cary, Jo Neil (Marriage - 16 July
During a candle light ceremony at St.
Peter’s Lutheran church, Dorchester, at 8 p.m. Saturday, Miss
Jo Neil Cary, of Chicago, became the bride of Norman Zuther.
Parents of the bridal couple are Mr. and Mrs. L. L. Cary, of
Hornersville, Mo., and Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Zuther, of
The double ring service was read by the
Rev. F. H. Sprengler. Herbert Juneau provided the organ music and
accompanied Robert Cleworth, who sang "The Lord’s Prayer,"
and "O Perfect Love."
The bride, who was given in marriage by
her father, wore a floor length gown of embroidered lace with net
yoke and collar highlighted with embroidered flowers centered with
sequins. The long sleeves tapered to points over the wrist. A head
piece of embroidered flowers held the finger tip veil. The bridal
bouquet was an arrangement of white and red garnet roses
surrounding a single gardenia. Red roses were also tied to the
Attending her as matron of honor was Mrs.
Robert Schumacher, of Dorchester, and as bridesmaid, Miss Adeline
Zuther, Cicero, Ill., both sisters of the groom. Their ballerina
length gowns were identical of slate blue crystalline designed with
strapless bodices. White lace jackets and white nylon mitts
completed their ensembles. They carried colonial bouquets of white
and yellow carnations.
Miss Judy Cary, little sister of the
bride, was flower girl. She wore a pastel blue formal with tiers of
ruffled net forming the very full skirt. The ruffled bodice was
topped with a net yoke. Her head piece was matching blue net. In a
horse hair braid basket she carried roses as in the bridal
Attending the groom was Robert
Schumacher, brother-in-law, of Dorchester, and Donald
O’Shoney, a friend, of Cicero.
The bride’s mother wore a navy
dress with red and navy accessories, and the groom’s mother
wore white accessories with a navy dress. White orchids made up
Following the ceremony the young people
greeted about 250 guests at an outdoor reception at the farm of the
groom’s parents. The Barbershoppers of Abbotsford, of which
the groom is a member, provided entertainment at the
Guests were from Hornersville, Mo.,
Chicago and Cicero, Ill., Aberdeen, S. Dak.; Milwaukee, Rib Lake,
Medford, Stetsonville, Colby, Abbotsford, Withee, Owen, Athens and
Mr. and Mrs. Zuther are on a wedding trip
to Missouri and the Ozarks and after July 27 will be at home on the
farm of the groom’s parents. Prior to her marriage, the bride
was employed at Lanzit Corrugated Box, in Chicago. The groom is
employed with Hug’s Surge Service at Colby.
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