BioM: Klinkhammer, Emily (1957)
Surnames: Klinkhammer, Nielsen, Schulz, Gierl, Geffers, Lindberg,
Zimmerman, Wilbert, Beck, Swanke, Kempinger,
Abbotsford Tribune (Abbotsford, Clark County, Wis.)
Emily (Marriage - 24 Aug. 1957)
Klinkhammer and Harold Nielsen exchanged marriage vows Saturday,
Aug. 24, at St. Bernard’s Catholic church. The Rev. Raymond
Schulz witnessed the double ring ceremony and was celebrant of the
nuptial mass at 9:00 o’clock.
the bridal couple are Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Klinkhammer, Abbotsford,
and Mr. and Mrs. Harold Nielsen, Oshkosh.
who was given in marriage by her father, wore a floor length
organdy gown. The princess styled torso, which ended in a low cuff
above a full skirt, had puffed sleeves and a Peter Pan collar. Her
finger tip veil was secured to a pill box head piece. Sprays of ivy
cascaded from her bouquet of stephanotis.
attendants of the bride were her step sister, Miss Patricia Gierl,
of St. Paul, as maid of honor, and the groom’s sister, Miss
Mary Jane Nielsen, as bridesmaid. They were attired in identical
gowns of pale green taffeta with a lace yoke accented with a bow at
the back and circular skirts. They wore short veil headpieces to
match, and carried bouquets of yellow carnations and white
Geffers, a friend of the groom, was best man and Daniel
Klinkhammer, brother of the bride, was groomsman.
Lindberg, brother-in-law of the bride, and Peter Gierl, a
step-brother of the bride, ushered.
daughter’s wedding, Mrs. Klinkhammer wore a blue ensemble
with black accessories and Mrs. Nielsen chose brown. Their corsages
were made of yellow roses and white carnations.
the ceremony, a wedding breakfast was served at the home of the
bride’s brother-in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. David
Lindberg. A reception was held at 2:00 o’clock at the home of
the bride’s parents.
Relatives from away included Mr. and Mrs. Keith Zimmerman, Osseo, Minn.; Mr. and Mrs. Henry Wilbert, Pengilly, Minn.; Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Klinkhammer, Owatonna, Minn.; Mr. and Mrs. Joe Beck, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Nielsen and family, Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Swanke, Mrs. Kempinger and Mrs. Christ Nielsen, all of Oshkosh; Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Nielsen, Waukesha; and Mr. Boonie, California.
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