BioM: Hawks, Shirley Arlene (1956)
Surnames: Hawks, Schreffler, Smith, Gereau
Abbotsford Tribune (Abbotsford, Clark County, Wis.) 06/21/1956
Shirley Arlene (Marriage - 16 June 1956)
presence of the Rev. H. W. Gereau, Miss Shirley Arlene Hawks,
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Allen Hawks, route 1, Curtiss, exchanged
nuptial vows with the Rev. William H. Schreffler of Stanley, in the
Peace Evangelical and Reformed church at Dorchester Saturday
afternoon at 1:30.
bride appeared in the church for her marriage to the son of Mr. and
Mrs. John Schreffler, Northumberland, Pa., she was wearing a gown
fashioned with a Chantilly lace bodice and a floor-length nylon
tulle over taffeta skirt. Her long sleeves tapered to points at the
wrists. Covering the white bridal Bible which she carried were red
sweetheart roses with white stephanotis.
for the pair were Mr. and Mrs. Dick Smith, Stanley, the honor
couple, and Mr. and Mrs. Dean Hawks of Spencer, brother and
sister-in-law of the bride. Also in the wedding group were Rodney
and David Hawks, Curtiss, brothers of the bride, who ushered in the
church. Miniature attendants were Linda Jane Hawks, Curtiss, and
Paul Smith, Stanley.
Chantilly lace and net over taffeta was worn by the matron of
honor, and Mrs. Hawks was attired in blue. Tiers of net formed the
skirt, while the bodice was of Chantilly lace with a matching
jacket. They carried colonial bouquets of pink and white
carnations. The flower girl, in a pink organdy dress, carried a
bouquet similar to that of the other attendants.
honoring the couple was held in the church parlors immediately
following the ceremony. The home of the groom in Pennsylvania is
being visited on their honeymoon.
clergyman and his wife return, they will live at 135 First ave.,
Stanley, where the Rev. Mr. Schreffler is pastor of the Apostolic
The bride is
a 1955 graduate of Abbotsford high school, and her husband, who
graduated from Northumberland high school, is a graduate of the
Apostolic Bible institute in St. Paul, Minn.
For the wedding, guests came from Curtiss, Abbotsford, Unity, Spencer, Marshfield, Madison, Medford, Owen, Withee, Stanley, and Bruce.
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