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Family: Douglas F Martinek / Patricia Ann Parr Martinek

m. 1 Dec 1962


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Marriage- Parr, Patricia-Martinek, Douglas 1

The marriage of Patricia
Parr to Douglas Martinek was solemnized at 10 a.m. Saturday in Sacred Heart Church in Delia.

The Rev. George Seuferling celebrated the nuptial mass and music was provided by Mrs. Rita Kerwin and Linda Roth.

Parents of the bride are Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Parr, and Mr. Martinek is the son of Mr. and Mrs. B. J. Martinek, all of Rossville.

GIVEN in marriage by her father, the bride wore a floor-length gown of white taffeta designed with scoop neckline, bridal point sleeves and chapel train. The lace embroidered motif on the bodice was repeated on the train.

Her illusion veil fell from a satin rose, and she carried white orchids arranged in the shape of a cross.

Linda Parr, who was her
sisterís maid of honor, wore a red velveteen dress styled with scoop neckline and bell-shaped skirt.

BRIDESMATRONS were Mrs. G. E. Besta, Topeka, another sister of the bride, and Mrs. Wayne Rasch, Wichita. Shirley Lierz, Wetmore, was bridesmaid. They wore green velveteen dresses made like the maidís of honor. All the attendants carried bouquets of red and white peppermint carnations.

Connie Keller, Delia, was flower girl, and Eddie Joe Besta, Topeka, was ring bearer.

Best man was the bridegroomís brother, Dwight Martinek, Rossville. Groomsmen were Tony Leiker, Lawrence; Ray Rafferty, Rossville; and Wayne Rasch, Wichita. Ushers were Frank Ruff, Manhattan, and Brian Palmer and John Garber, Lawrence.

FOLLOWING the ceremony a reception was held in the Delia High School auditorium. Those assisting were: Mrs. Raub Zeller, Mission; Mrs. John Boyd Jr., Carolyn Farley and Jane Parr, Rossville; Janice Parr, Washington, D.C.; Sally Nadeau, Emporia; Mary Brethour and Jane Zickefoose, Manhattan; and Bonnie Keller, Delia.

The bride, a graduate of Rossville High School and Stewartís Beauty Academy, was employed in the Lady Be Lovely Salon in Rossville.

Mr. Martinek, also a graduate of Rossville High School, is a senior at the University of Kansas where he is majoring in physical education.

The couple will live in the Stauffer Apartments on the KU campus.

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