BioM: Weix, Marlene Ann (1956)
Surnames: Weix, Bach, Schulz, Schaefer, Stacke, Hohl, Staab, Stinn,
Abbotsford Tribune (Abbotsford, Clark County, Wis.) 08/16/1956
Marlene Ann (Marriage - 16 Aug. 1956)
Ann Weix, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Weix, Curtiss, Route 1,
and Irvin Joseph Bach, son of Mr. and Mrs. Mathew Bach, of Medford,
exchanged marriage vows Thursday morning, Aug. 16, at St.
Bernard’s Catholic church. The double ring ceremony took
place before a 9:00 o’clock nuptial high mass, sung by the
Rev. Raymond B. Schulz.
who was given in marriage by her father, wore a white, floor length
gown of lace and tulle. The bodice was of Chantilly lace, designed
with a round neck line, edged in lace and dotted with sequins above
a net yoke. Lace scrolls, extending to the hip, detailed the nylon
imported, silk illusion, finger tipped veil was attached to a lace
cap, highlighted with tiny pearls and sequins.
a bouquet centered with a large orchid chrysanthemum, surrounded by
small, white and orchid mums and shower of white satin streamers.
The rhinestone jewelry which she wore, was a gift of the
the bride, as maid of honor, was her friend, Miss Adelle Schaefer.
The bridesmaids were Miss Phyllis Stacke, friend of the bride, of
Milwaukee, and Mrs. Francis Hohl, sister of the groom, of
ballerina length dresses of sheer nylon were flocked with tiny
forget-me-nots, over net and taffeta. They were styled alike with
modified scoop necklines, edged with lace, tucked bodices and full
hoop skirts, accented with white lace.
The maid of
honor wore orchid and carried a basket of green and white mums.
Mint green was chosen for the bridesmaids, who carried bouquets of
orchid and white mums. Pearl necklaces and ear rings, gifts of the
bride, and crowns to match their dresses, completed their
Staab, niece of the groom, of Dorchester, in a white floor length
dress, had a bouquet of mums, which carried out the white, orchid
and green color scheme of the wedding. She wore a necklace and
bracelet, her gift from the bride.
brother of the bride, was best man; Gerald Stinn, cousin of the
groom, of Des Moines, Iowa, and Francis Hohl, brother-in-law of the
groom, of Baraboo, were ushers; and Joel Freisinger, cousin of the
bride, of La Crosse, was ring bearer.
Weix, cousin of the bride, of Colby, and Harold Laube,
brother-in-law of the groom, of Owen, seated the guests at the
attended her daughter’s wedding wearing a navy dress with a
pink design and chose white accessories. Mrs. Bach wore an orchid
lace dress, with white accessories. Their corsages were of pink tea
roses and white mums.
mothers of the bride, Mrs. Amelia Weix, of Colby, and Mrs. Louis
Henke, of Thorp, attended the wedding. Corsages similar to those of
the mothers, were pinned to their dresses.
12:00 o’clock was served to 60 guests at the Coral room at
the Colby Hotel. A reception, followed by a buffet supper at the
home of the bride’s parents, was attended by 250
evening, the bridal couple greeted friends at a wedding dance at
Memorial hall, Dorchester.
Out of town
guests at the wedding came from Medford, La Crosse, Stanley,
Baraboo, Thorp, Owen, Colby, Dorchester, Neillsville, Milwaukee,
and Des Moines, Iowa.
After a wedding trip to southern states, the new Mr. and Mrs. Bach will make their home on the groom’s farm, near Dorchester. Mrs. Bach, a graduate of the Taylor County Teachers’ College, Medford, will teach again in the Curtiss school.
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