BioM: Elstrom, Shirley (1956)
Surnames: Elstrom, Kollmansberger, Sprengler, Weix, Wherman,
Abbotsford Tribune (Abbotsford, Clark County, Wis.) 07/19/1956
Shirley (Marriage - 14 July 1956)
Elstrom chose a dress of lace over satin for her marriage Saturday
to Robert Kollmansberger. Tiny covered buttons extended down the
front of the bodice, designed with a portrait neckline and long
sleeves. The bouffant skirt was floor length. Her veil was
fingertip length and her bouquet was made up of pink roses and
The new Mrs.
Kollmansberger is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ole Elstrom, Colby,
and the groom is the son of Robert Kollmansberger, Loyal.
ceremony took place at 3 p.m. at Christ Lutheran church, with the
Rev. F. H. Sprengler officiating.
bride’s attendants were Miss Myra Kollmansberger, sister of
the groom; Miss Rita Weix, friend of the bride; and Mrs. Arthur
Wherman, friend of the couple.
partners were Chester Franke, friend of the groom; Arthur Wherman
and Florian Seichter, both friends of the bride and groom. Ushers
were Duane Elstrom and Robert Stevens.
bride’s attendants wore white strapless dresses of net over
taffeta, and carried purple mums and white carnations.
Lord’s Prayer" and "O Promise Me" were sung for the
and fifty guests attended the wedding. A supper in the church
basement followed the afternoon ceremony, and a dance at Kolby park
in the evening brought the day’s festivities to a
attending the wedding came from Chicago, Bellwood, Highland Park,
Highwood Lake, Forest Lake Bluff; Toledo, Ohio; Minneapolis, Minn.;
Chippewa Falls, Owen, Loyal, Spencer, and Bristol.
The bride, a graduate of Colby high school, and the groom, who was graduated from Loyal high school, plan to make their home in Loyal.
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