Gengler, Nicholas & Cecilia A. Arens (Marriage 1911)
Posted By: Linda Ziemann, volunteer (email)
Date: 11/18/2011 at 14:34:23
LeMars Semi-Weekly Sentinel
August 29, 1911
WEDDING AT REMSEN
Bride is the Daughter of County Supervisor Arens
Remsen Bell Enterprise: The marriage of Miss Cecilia Apolonia Arens with
Nicholas Gengler was solemnized by Rev. Father Schulte in St. Mary’s church
on Tuesday morning, August 22d. A large number of relatives of the
contracting parties witnessed the ceremony and attended nuptial high mass.
The bride was beautifully attired in white embroidered net over messaline.
She wore a wreath of lilies of the valley and carried a bouquet of roses.
The maid of honor, Miss Susan Gengler, wore a dress of champagne talma silk
and carried a bouquet of pink and white carnations. The groom and his
attendant, Joe Arens, wore the conventional black.
A wedding dinner was served at the Peter Arens home, which was tastefully
decorated in the wedding colors of white and champagne. In the evening the
young couple departed on a wedding, their destination being Winona, Minn.
The bride’s traveling dress was black silk poplin with hat and gloves to
The bride is the daughter of County Supervisor Peter Arens, and a young lady
who is loved and respected by all who know her, and she is well fitted for
the duties she assumes as wife.
Mr. Gengler is a prosperous young farmer of Fredonia township. He has a
lease on the old Wagner farm, west of Oyens, now owned by George Nacke, and
there they young couple will settle. May everlasting success be with them.
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