BioM: Lautenbach, Rochelle C.
Contact: Verna Quicker
Lautenbach, Catlin, Pfohl, Antholz, Jacobson, Sweeney, Colby,
Kuetchenmeister, Lewis, Warner, Schubert, Herman, Hebert, Zahn,
Tanner, Flanegan, Albrecht, Creny, Henninger, Gotter, Cooper,
Kohlnhofer, Schoonover, Sturtz, Johnson, Wills, Schwantes, Smith,
Denk, Lindner, Bertz, Wepfer, Merlak
----Source: Loyal Tribune (Loyal, Clark
Co., Wis.) 01/03/1957
Lautenbach, Rochelle C. (25 DEC
Lautenbach - Catlin Nuptials Performed
Rochelle C. Lautenbach and
Richard A. Catlin, of Loyal, repeated marriage vows during a
candlelight ceremony on Christmas evening in Trinity Lutheran
Church, Loyal. The Rev. John Pfohl performed the double-ring
nuptials in a setting of pine, poinsettia and
During the ceremony Bill Antholz
sang "I’ll Walk Beside You" and "The Lord’s Prayer"
accompanied by Miss Jan Jacobson. Both are students at Wisconsin
State College, Eau
The bride’s parents are Mr.
and Mrs. Arthur Lautenbach, Loyal, and the groom is the son of Mrs.
Ann Catlin and the late Perle Catlin,
The bride was attired in a
floor length gown styled with a snug bodice of chantilly lace
featuring long sleeves, a pointed collar and a row of buttons down
the front. The bouffant skirt was fashioned of layers of nylon
tulle over taffeta. Her fingertip veil of imported Swiss illusion
fell from a head-piece of chantilly lace. Her bouquet was a white
orchid surrounded by red rose
Mrs. Richard Sweeney, Kalamazoo,
Michigan, sister of the bride, served as honor attendant and Mrs.
Eugene Colby, Loyal, was bridesmaid. Both were attired in waltz
length gowns of red velvet, styled with a fitted bodice, three
quarter length sleeves and a full skirt. They carried bouquets of
red roses surrounded by white
Carrol Catlin, Milwaukee, served his
brother as best man & Richard Sweeney, Kalamazoo, Michigan, was
Ushers for the ceremony
were Eugene Colby, Loyal, Melford Catlin, Milwaukee, and Vern
The mother of the bridge chose a
forest green dress and wore a corsage of yellow rose buds. The
bridegroom’s mother wore a navy blue dress with a corsage
similar to that worn by the bride’s
The bride and groom are graduates of
the Loyal High School & are now students at Wisconsin State
College at Eau Claire. The bride attended Western Michigan College
at Kalamazoo, Michigan and will be a June graduate from Wisconsin
State College, Eau
A reception was held in the
church parlors immediately following the
After a honeymoon trip the couple
will reside at 504 Fourth Avenue, Eau
Among those from out of town
attending the wedding were Mr. & Mrs. Art Kuetchenmeister and
Mr. and Mrs. O. V. Catlin, Neillsville; Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Lewis
and Loretta, Chili; Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Warner, Nekoosa; Mr. and
Mrs. Larry Schubert, Mr. and Mrs. Norbert Herman, Mr. and Mrs.
Lloyd Hebert, Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Zahn, Mr. and Mrs. Ward Hebert,
Mr. and Mrs. Eldon Catlin,
and Mrs. Vern Catlin, Rhinelander; Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Catlin,
Merrill; Mr. and Mrs. M. J. Catlin, Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert Tanner,
Edward Flanegan, George Albrecht, and Ronnie Creny, Eau Claire; Mr.
and Mrs. Emil Henninger,
Mrs. Mel Catlin, Mr. and Mrs.
Romaine Gotter, Dave Cooper, Mr. and Mrs. Joe Kohlnhofer, Mr. and
Mrs. Buford Schoonover, Mr. and Mrs. Allen Schoonover, and Mr. and
Mrs. Donnie Sturtz, Milwaukee; Mr. and Mrs. Calvin Johnson,
Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Wills, Colby; Mr.
and Mrs. Dale Schwantes, Spencer; Miss Lorraine Smith, Duluth,
Minn.; Jack Denk and Herbie Lindner, Greenwood; Connie Bertz, Green
Bay; Tom Wepfer, Madison and Leroy Merlak, Eau