BioA: Sommer, William & Julia (50th - 1952)
Transcriber: Stan


Surnames: Sommer, Ramberg, Porath, Becker


----Source: Thorp Courier (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 11/13/1952


Sommer, William & Julia (50th - 2 NOV 1952)


News has been received here of the Fiftieth Wedding Anniversary celebration of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Sommer on Sunday, Nov. 2nd, 1952 at their home, 615 Church St. in Neenah, Wis.


The Sommers are former are former residents of Thorp (Clark Co., Wis.).


Mrs. Sommers, being the former July Ramberg, daughter of 98 year old Charles Ramberg, Sr., who now lives with his daughter, Mrs. Henry Becker at Brillion. The Sommers operated a cheese factory southwest of Thorp. They were married at the Lutheran Church at Thorp and lived here until 1920.


Open house was held Sunday and a dinner for relatives. All 5 of their children were present for the festivities. Living in Neenah are their sons, Steve and Robert, and a daughter, Vernice. Another son, Ray, lives in Bradford, Pa., and a daughter, Mrs. Milton Porath from Suring. The couple have eight grandchildren.


Special guest of the day was Mrs. Sommer’s brother, Otto, who lives in Neenah.