BioA: Pribnow, Mr./Mrs. John F. (Golden - 1944)

Contact: Crystal Wendt

Surnames: Pribnow, Miller, Tesmer, Orth, Horn, Thieme, Eggebrecht, Feit, Olson, Emling, Maier

----Sources: Marshfield News Herald (Marshfield, Wood County, Wis.) 18 Oct. 1944; Page 8

Pribnow, Mr./Mrs. John F. (Golden - Aug 1944)

Colby - Mr. and Mrs. John F. Pribnow celebrated their golden wedding anniversary Sunday, Oct. 15. They were married 50 years ago in August, 1944, but due to illness the celebration was postponed until now. Many friends called in the afternoon to offer congratulations and a 7 o’clock dinner was served in the Evangelical and Reformed church hall to about 100 relatives and friends.

The tables were decorated with bittersweet, autumn leaves, and lighted candles, and centered with three large cakes, one for Mr. and Mrs. Pribnow, a second for the third wedding anniversary, (Oct. 18) for their granddaughter, Mrs. George Miller Jr., and the third for the birthday anniversary (Oct. 19) for their daughter-in-law, Mrs. John C. Pribnow Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. Pribnow received many gifts from their guests.

Out of town guests included Mr. and Mrs. Herman Tesmer and son Milford; Mr. and Mrs. Eldred Tesmer, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Tesmer, Neillsville; Mr. and Mrs. Ivan Larson and family, Mrs. Harry Thieme and family, Marshfield; Mr. and Mrs. Henry Horn, Greenwood; Mr. and Mrs. Paul Fricke, and daughter, of Curtiss; Mr. and Mrs. Edward Feit and daughter, Jean, Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Tesmer, Unity; Mrs. Augusta Olson and daughter, Laura; and Mrs. Joseph Orth, Abbotsford; Mr. and Mrs. Charles Emiling and family and Mrs. Theresa Maier, Stanley, Wausau; Mrs. Walter Maier, Detroit, Mich.

The Pribnows have two children, Mrs. Irvin Eggebrecht, of Colby and John C. Pribnow Jr. of Loyal; two grandchildren and one great-grandchild.



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