BioM: Volkmar, Florence (Marriage - 1928)

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----Source: Colby Phonograph (Colby, Wis.) 06/21/1928

Volkmar, Florence (Marriage - 14 JUN 1928)

Florence Volkmar, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Volkmar, was married to Mr. Alvin Thede, son of Mrs. Simon Oggen, last Thursday, June 14, 1928, at Colby, wis., Rev. R. E. Schwarze performing the marriage ceremony. Emaline Volkmar acted as maid of honor and the groom was attended by his brother, William Thede.

The bride wore a beautiful dress of all silk flat crepe and carried a bouquet of seet peas and carnations. The maid of honor wore a dress of beige flat crepe and carried a bouquet of white and pink carnations.

After the marriage ceremony, the , the bridal party repaired to the home of the bride's parents where a reception was held, the home being nicely decorated with carnations for the occasion. In the evening, a free wedding dance was given at Otto Brown's ,which was largely attended by relatives, friends and neighbors.

The out of town guests here for the wedding were Mr. and Mrs. Theo. Lehrman and children, Mr. and Mrs. Louis Anderson and children, all of Marshfield; Mrs. Simon Oggen, Mr. Wm. Thede and lady friend, Miss Marion Albert and Mr. and Mrs. Albert Jochimsen and daughters, Ruth and Judith, all from New Holstein.

The young couple, for the present, will make their home with the bride's parents. This paper joins their many friends in extending congratulations.



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