BioA: Mehlberg, Mr./Mrs. Ben (Silver – 1973)


Surnames: Mehlberg, Baehr, Vetterkind, Doege, Mengel

----Source: THORP COURIER (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 13 Sep 1973

Mehlberg, Mr./Mrs. Ben (Silver – 28 Aug 1973)

Mr. and Mrs. Ben Mehlberg, Route 1, Withee, celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary on August 26, 1973 with a reception and lunch at the American Legion Hall in Thorp.

Mrs. Earl Baehr made a 4 tiered anniversary cake for the party.

Ben Mehlberg and Rose Vetterkind were married August 28, 1948 at the home of Mr. O.E. Parkinson in Owen. They were attended by Art Doege and Lois Mengel. They have lived at Route 1, Withee since their marriage.

Two daughters were born to them. They are Marlene Mae of Route 1, Withee, and Betty Jane, who was stillborn.

The honored couple received many lovely gifts and money. The relatives and friends present were from Birnamwood, Greenwood, Medford, Stanley, Curtiss, Sheldon, Cudahy, Lublin, Withee, Thorp, Owen and Boyd.



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