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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - October 31, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta MR. AND MRS. RICK GEORGE MELVIN -Photo by de Jourdan's Melvin-Hummel Rev. K. D. Howlett officiated at the double ring ceremony between Ruth Hummel, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hummel of Milk River and Mr. Rick George Melvin, son of Mr. and Mrs. James Melvin of L e t h-bridge. The wedding took place in the St. Paul's United Church in Milk River with organist, Mrs. Nola Madge accompanying soloist, Miss Helen Theaker. Maid of honor was Miss Amy Hummel, sister of the bride of Milk River and attendants included Miss Arlene O'Donnell of Calgary, Miss Colleen Grover jf Wrentbam and Mrs. Joan Kuhl, cousin of the bride of Milk River. Mr. Darrell Green of Calgary was the best man and Messrs. David Melvin, brother of the groom of Toronto; Dennis Morgan of Lethbridge and Foy Hummel, brother of the bride, of Milk River were ushers. The reception was held in the Milk River Elks Hall after which the couple left for their honeymoon in Banff and Jasper. They are residing in Leth- bridge. MR. AND MRS. ALLAN DENNIS BONERTZ Bonertz - Austin At a late summer wedding in St. John's Anglican Church, Pincher Creek Margaret Ann Austin, only daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Francis Edward Austin exchanged double ring vows with Mr. Allan Dennis Bonertz, eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. Wil-mer Bonertz of Twin Butte. Rev. R. R. Griffiths was the officiating clergyman and Mrs. Jacqueline Therriault was the organist. Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore a gown of chiffon over taffeta which featured lace applique trimming, high collar, raised waist, long sheer puffed sleeves and a Miller -Knapp White shasta and large mums decorated St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Coaldale for the wedding of Lynn Mae Knapp, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Alton Knapp and Mr. Paul Joseph Miller, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Miller of Sydney, Australia. Rev. John Moules assisted Father G..McLellan in the double ring ceremony. Mrs. Robert C. Harrison, organist, accompanied soloist Miss Lily Larter. The bride was giver, in marriage by her father. Lace daisies centred with a seed pearl accented the applique throughout on her traditional white gown of crepe fashioned with sweetheart neckline, fitted bell sleeves, train attached at the waist and flowing to full length with double veil. She carried a bouquet of stephano-tis, white phalaenopsis orchids and baby's breaih. Miss Pat Knapp of Calgary, cousin of the bride, was her only attendant, wearing an ice green crepe gown fashioned on the same lines and carrying a bouquet of yellow shastas and baby's breath. Mr. Allen Quigley of Toronto was best man and Mr. Keith Erdmann acted as usher. The reception was held at Sven Ericksen's Restaurant with Mrs. Joan Erdmann, sister of the bride, at the guest register. Mr. Keith Erdmann was master of ceremonies and Mr. Edwin Davidson presented the toast to the bride. Over telegrams were read from relatives and friends in Canada and Australia . For a honeymoon trip to Banff, Jasper and points west the bride wore a mini-length gold lame dress with waist length jacket. Her corsage was a cymbidium orchid. The couple will visit at the home of the bride's parents prior to their return to Sydney, Australia where they will reside. Out - of - town guests for the wedding were Mrs. Ralph Erdmann, Winfield, B.C.; Mr. and Mrs. Allan Grant and son John, Cranbrook, B.C.; Mr. and Mrs. C. K. Anderson, White Rock, B.C.; Mr. Jeff Kanash, Calgary; and Mr. and Mrs. C. L. Knapp, Vulcan. *** Your Guide tor Gift-Giving Gilt Registry When a bride visits our Gift Registry, It's the beginning of many happy experiences. As she selects the patterns and colors for her household trousseau, she graciously provides a guide for gift-giving which will serve for years to come. Family and friends may consult these records as they shop for wedding gifts . . . and later at anniversary and holiday times. MARILYN VANDENBERG SHARON SOSICK CHRISTINE MISKULIN YVONNE NELSON DEBBIE HOYT DONNA PONTAROIT BRENDA ANDERSON SHEILA ANDERSON MARILYN MEEKS Our Bride List . . . 1 DOWNTOWN 606-608 3rd Avenue S. Phone 327-5767 full train. Her shoulder length veil was held in place by a petit-cap headpiece trimmed to match the dress. She carried a cascading bouquet of mauve orchids, stephanotis and ivy. Bridal attendants were Miss Judy EUeker of Calgary and Mrs. M. W. Crozier of Edmonton. They chose identical dresses of mauve chiffon over taffeta which were trimmed with white lace. Mauve head-pieces and white carnation nosegays completed their outfits. For her daughter's wedding the mother of the bride wore a pink dress and coat ensemble, matching hat and shoes and a white stephanotis corsage. The groom's mother chose a blue and white knit dress, a blue flowered hat, brown accessories and a corsage of yellow roses. The groom was attended by Mr. Wayne Kiffiak of. Pincher Creek as best man and his brother, Mr. Melvin Bonertz. as groomsman. The ushers were Mr. James Austin, brother of the bride, and Mr. Raymond Bonertz, brother of the groom. Following the wedding a reception was held in S't. John's Anglican Church Hall. Master of ceremonies was Mr. James Austin and the toast to the bride was proposed by Dr. Lome Collins. For their honeymoon to Calgary and Banff the bride changed into a grey wool dress with matching coat which featured yellow buttons and braid trimming. With this she wore black patent leather accessories and a corsage of yellow roses. The couple is now residing in Edmonton. Out-of-town guests were present from Winnipeg, Edmonton, Calgary and Blairmore. *** MR. AND MRS. DONALD FRANCIS BERNHART -Photo by Terry Bland Photography Bernhart-Poberznick Immanuel Lutheran Church in Lethbridge was the setting for double ring vows between Cheryle Jean, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Nick Poberznick of Skiff and Mr. Donald Francis Bernhart, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Bernhart of Lethbridge. Rev. Bortnem officiated at the wedding. Bridal attendants included Misses Maureen Bailie of Calgary, Judy Whittle of Grande Prairie, Judy Nelson and Linda Gejdos, both of Lethbridge. Best man was Mr. Allan Richards of Medicine Hat and groomsmen were Messrs. Blaine Poberznick, brother of the bride, of Skiff; Gordon Za-cher, cousin of the groom of Red Deer and Ken Michalezki of Lethbridge. Ushers were Mr. Todd Poberznick of Surrey, B.C., cousin of the bride and Mr. Bob Bernhart, cousin of the groom, of Lethbridge. The reception was held in the Scandinavian Hall. Following a honeymoon in Disneyland, Mexico and the west coast, the couple reside at 810 5th St. S., Lethbridge. *** Duchan-Lalonde Pauline M. Lalonde, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Lalonde of Natal, B.C. became the bride of Mr. Walter (Scotty) Duchan, son of Mrs. Helen Du-chan of Lethbridge and the late Mr. Hugh Duchan during double ring ceremony held in St. Michael's Catholic Church, Natal. Rev. L. M. Trainor officiated and organist was Mrs. Siro Cimolini. Matron of honor was Mrs. Denise Davidson, sister of the bride, of Lethbridge; and bridesmaids were Miss Theresa Cole of Fernie, B.C. and Miss Tina Letasy of Natal, B.C. Flowergirl was Miss Eileen Duchan, niece of the groom. Mr. Dick GwatMn of Lethbridge was best man while ushers were Mr. Louis Lalonde of Natal brother of the bride and Mr. Joe Meszaros of Lethbridge. Ringbearer was Master Robert Rybaohuk, nephew of the bride. After a reception in St. Michael's Catholic Hall in Natal, the couple travelled on their honeymoon to points of western B.C. and U.S.A. They will reside in Lethbridge. *** Stewart-Blumel i Bishop L. B. Tanner officiated at the wedding of Christy Dianne Blumel, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Blumel of Ma-grath and Mr. Richard Lloyd Stewart of Nanaimo, B.C., son of Mrs. Cornelia Stewart of Vancouver, B.C. The double ring ceremony took place in the Magrath Latter Day Saint Chapel with organist Mrs. J. A. Ririe accompanying soloist, Mrs. Wallace Baker in, I'll Walk Beside You. The- bride wore a white taffeta gown with train and daisy trim. Matron of honor was Mrs. Dan (Shirley) Woman, sister of the bride, of Drumheller and flowergirl was Miss Kelly Bog-dan, niece of the bride. Their gowns were floor length empire style in pink peau d'elegance. Mr. Bob Stewart, brother of the groom was best man and ushers were Mr. Reed Blumel and Mr. Robert Blumel, both brothers of the bride. The reception was held in the Magrath Cultural Hall Banquet room which was decorated by Mrs. Rulan Taylor and Mrs. Garth Veale in fall flowers and streamers. The couple travelled on their honeymoon to points in B.C. They will reside in Nanaimo, B.C. *** Forthcoming Marr iages Mr. and Mrs. Duncan McNab are pleased to announce the engagement of their youngest daughter, Morag Jean to Mr. Melvin John Salmon, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert W. Salmon, all of Lethbridge. The wedding will take place December 5 at 3 p.m. in St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church. Mr. and Mrs. William Du-manski of Raymond wish to announce the engagement of their only daughter, Merna Deane, to Mr. George Edward Fischer, son of Mr. and Mrs. Nick Fischer of Zelma, Sask. The wedding will take place in March. *** * �  Mr. and Mrs. Reinhold Leth of Taber wish to announce with pleasure the engagement of their only daughter, Sandra Jean to Mr. Abdel Fattah Badwi, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jaki Badwi of Egypt. Wedding to take place in Calgary, December 19. *** * * 9 The forthcoming marriage is announced of Miss Lindy Pris-cilla Chamberlin, the only daughter of Mr. James H. Chamberlin of Blairmore and the late Mrs. Florence Ellen Chamberlin, to Mr. James William McGregor, son of Mr. and Mrs. John H. McGregor of Coleman. The wedding will take place on November 14 at 2 p.m. in St. Luke's Anglican Church in Blairmore. ***  * � Mrs. Marjorie Corraini, of Bow Island, Alberta, is pleased to announce the engagement of Colleen Bernice, second daughter of her and the late Mr. Tullio Corraini, to Mr. Keith Ferrel, second son of Mr. and Mrs. Dave Ferrel, Bow Island, Alberta. The wedding is planned for next summer. *** * *  Dr. and Mrs. Gerhard Dried-ger are pleased to announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Re n a t e Maria to John Edwin Kimber, Lieutenant Canadian Armed Forces, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Rich- ard Kimber, all of Lethbridge. The wedding will take place December 19 in Christ Trinity Lutheran Church, Lethbridge. love 15... . . . giving her a Halloween treat, not a trick. ctpiiiiM im tot ANaftu rw� MR AND MRS. CLINTON GEORGE FILLION - photo by Terry Bland photography Fillion - McKenzie Double ring vows were exchanged between Karen Kay McKenzie, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Dale McKenzie of Warner and Clinton George Fillion, son of Mr. and Mrs. George Fillion of Calgary. Rev. K. V. Jordon of Pincher Creek officiated at the wedding in Waterton Park United Church with organist, Mrs. A. Virtue of Lethbridge. Miss Susan McKenzie of Kel-owna, B.C., cousin of the bride, Marriage Announced Mr. and Mrs. Donald Glynn of Warner are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Brenda Jean Glynn to Mr. Ivan Lawrence Bohning of Edmonton. The wedding took place October 16. The couple have taken up residence in Edmonton. *** Mr. and Mrs. Dean Nelson, Spring Coulee, are happy to announce the marriage of their daughter Suzanne to Mr. William Briggs, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Briggs of Dallas, Texas, formerly of Magrath. was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Misses Dale Doenz of Calgary and Diane Bigelow of Toronto. Best man was Mr. Warren Bueggen of Calgary and ushers were brothers of the bride, Messrs. Ron and Jerry McKenzie. A family reception was held in the Kootenay Lodge, Water-ton followed by an open house reception and dance in the Warner School Auditorium. Following their honeymoon in Vancouver, B.C., the couple will reside in Calgary. ** 3n ^4nd Out own A United Nations Day tea was held recently in Hamilton Junior High School, sponsored by the Home and School Associations. Entertainment included Swedish rhythmic gymnastics, a minuet, Scottish dances and several selections by the school choir. Home economics students dressed in costumes from many lands were serving. There was also a bake table. Proceeds will go towards school projects, particularly the, purchase of band instruments. Wedding Reports Marriage and Engagement Announcements In The Lethbridge Herald All wedding reporrs, marriage and engagement announcements will now be published on a special page in The Herald's Saturday edition each week. Special requests for publication on other specific days of the week will be given every consideration. Wedding Reports, with or without picture, will now be accepted in the following forms: Standard Wedding Report-Using the information you provide on The Herald's standard wedding report form, (available at The Herald). REPORT ONLY .................. $ 5.00 REPORT WITH TWO COLUMN PICTURE $15.00 Extended Wedding Report- If you wish information published which would be additional to that provided on The Herald's standard report form, this will be accepted, and the entire report will then be charged at 20c per count line. Charge for a two column picture with this write-up would be $10.00. DEADLINE FOR SATURDAY PUBLICATION WILL BE 4 P.M. WEDNESDAY OF THAT WEEK FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION PLEASE Phone 328-4411 - Family Editor The Lethbridge Herald ;