Miss Helen Mersberger And Eugene W. Brandl Are Wed
St. Dominic's Church was the scene for the nuptial Mass at 11 o'clock
Saturday morning that followed the service of marriage for Miss Helen
Mersberger and Eugene W. Brandl.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Sylvester Mersberger, 1113
Broadway. The other principal is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Joseph
Celebrant of the Mass was the Rev. William J. Farrell. The grade school
Two bouquets of white and blue gladioli on the altar with two standards of
the same combinations were used to decorate the church.
A nylon-over-satin wedding gown was styled with scalloped neckline and long
sleeves. The floor-length attire had appliques of lace on the bodice and
skirt and sequins on the bodice were other adornment. Three floral-adorned
bands with rhinestone trim formed the headpiece to which a fingertip veil was
attached. Red roses, stephanotis and white feathered carnations were
combined in the crescent arrangement she carried. Her father presented her
Sisters of the bridegroom, Miss Nancy Brandl, maid of honor, and Mrs. Jack
Goetsch, bridesmaid, were identically attired in powder blue, street-length
sheaths that has V-back necklines and short sleeves. The styling included
light blue lace overskirts. The materials were silk organza over taffeta.
Headpiece donned by each attendant was a band of the same material as the
dress with pearl droplets and lace net draping from the back. Red roses and
white feathered chrysanthemums formed her cascade bouquet.
Male attendants were Jack Goetsch, brother-in-law of the bridegroom, and
Clyde Post Jr., who were best man and groomsman, respectively. Brothers of
the couple, Dale Brandl and Thomas Mersberger, did the ushering.
Dinner at the Town House for 25 guests and the reception and buffet supper
for 400 relatives and friends at Andy's Place were the social phases of the
Address of the couple is 1419 Carl Ave. The bride is a graduate of Central
High School, class of 1958, and is a general bookkeeper at Security First
Out-of-city persons present at the wedding were Mr. and Mrs. William Brandl,
Racine; Mr. and Mrs. Donald Brandl and Mr. and Mrs. James Brandl, Kenosha;
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Haen, Appleton; Mr. and Mrs. Clayton Krause, Fond du Lac;
Mr. and Mrs. William Gartman, Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Prust and Mr. and Mrs. John
Robinson, Milwaukee; Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Biwan, Kiel, and Mr. and Mrs.
Michael Trimberger, New Holstein.
Copyright 1997 - 2006 by Debie Blindauer
All Rights reserved