BioM: Bentzler, Leona (1953)
Contact: Dolores Mohr Kenyon
Surnames: Bentzler, Aumann
----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) June 11, 1953
Bentzler, Leona (Marriage - 1953)
Miss Leona Bentzler, South Bend, Ind., daughter
of Mr. and Mrs. George Bentzler of Loyal, and Irban Aumann, South
Bend, Ind., son of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Aumann, Sr. of Loyal were
married June 1, at Loyal in St. Anthony’s Catholic Church
with the Rev. Edward Aumann, Milwaukee, uncle of the groom,
performing the double ring ceremony. The bride was given in
marriage by her father.
White satin bodice with white lace over a satin skirt and a train,
with dress buttoned down the back and a fingertip veil made up the
dress worn by the bride. Red roses combined with white
carnations formed her bouquet.
Miss Darlene Bentzler, South Bend, Ind., in a
strapless mint green formal of net over taffeta was her
sister’s maid of honor. Mrs. Harlan Bentzler, South
Bend, and Mrs. Louis Aumann, Milwaukee, were the bridesmaids.
They were dressed in yellow and orchid gowns fashioned like that of
the maid of honor. They all wore matching hats and carried
white carnations and yellow roses.
Donald Bentzler served the groom as best
man. Ushers were Edward Bentzler and Henry Aumann, Jr.,
brothers of the bride and groom. Garland Bentzler and Louis Aumann
acted as groomsmen.
Decorations of the house and church were white,
mint green, yellow and orchid.
Music was furnished by the church
Breakfast was served to about 60 guests at the
home of the groom’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Aumann,
Sr. A dinner and reception were held in St. Anthony’s
Church for relatives and friends.
young couple will be at home to their friends in South Bend, Ind.,
when they return from a trip through the western
The bride attended Loyal High School and
has been employed at Boonie Doons in South Bend. The groom is
a graduate of the Loyal High School and has employment with the
Studebaker Corp. in South Bend.
Out of town guests attending the wedding were from Marshfield, Hartford, Neillsville, Shawano, Milwaukee, City Point, South Bend, Ind., Greenwood and Delavan.
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