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Anniversaries > Golden Anniversary - Mr. & Mrs. Frank Dromenberg 1947

The Tampico Tornado, Thursday, June 12, 1947
12 Aug 2004

Mr. and Mrs. Frank Dromenberg observed their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday. Dinner was served the family group at the Motor Inn in Yorktown. The table was covered with a linen cloth given the honorees as a wedding present. The table was decorated in yellow and white and the centerpiece was a bouquet of yellow roses. The bride and groom's cakes were also decorated.

Following the dinner the group gathered at the Dromenberg home for a social afternoon and pictures were taken of the honorees and of the group.

Those present were Mr. and Mrs. Harold Winchell and family of Walnut. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Dromenberg, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Dromenberg and Carol Kay and Misses Eileen and Mildred Bingenheimer.

Mr. and Mrs. Dromenberg were married June 9, 1897 at Odell, Ill. where they farmed for a time. In 1899 they purchased a farm near Tampico where they made their home until they retired and came to Tampico in 1927.

They have one son Harold and one daughter, Mrs. Harold Winchell. A daughter, Mrs. Edward Bingenheimer passed away in 1944. They also have six grandchildren, one grandson having died in 1938.

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