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Joseph Goy to Vivian Leffelman

Residing on a farm in Maytown following a wedding trip to the southern states are newlyweds, the Joseph Goys. Mrs. Goy, the former Vivian Leffelman, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Leffelman, Sublette and Joseph Goy, the son of the John Goys, Sublette were wed at St. Patrick's church in Maytown. Fr. Sylvester Eye officiated at their recent double ring ceremony. The church choir sang the nuptial mass and Mrs. Howard Sibigtroth, coursin of the bride was nuptial organist.

Mrs. Jerome McLaughlin, sister of the bride, was matron of honor and Mrs. James Malach, sister of the bridegroom, and Mrs. Hubert Leffelman, sister-in-law of the bride, were bridesmaids. Miss Carol Leffelman, sister of the bride, was junior bridesmaid; Carolyn Flessner, cousin of the bride, was flower girl and Gilbert Leffelman, brother of the bridegroom, was ring bearer. Frank Buckley was best man and James Malach, brother-in-law of the bridegroom was groomsman. James Goy, cousin of the bridegroom and Norbert Leffelman, brother of the bride, were ushers.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore a gown of white nylon marquisette over tafetta. Her fingertip veil of imported illusion was held in place with a crown of rhinestones and seed pearls. Her bouquet was of red roses and stepenotis and was placed on a white mother of pearl prayerbook, a gift of the bridegroom.

White nylon marquisette over orchid taffeta fashioned the matron of honors gown and the bridesmaids and the junior bridesmaid wore identically fashioned gowns of white nylon marquisette over aqua tafetta. The attendents all wore floral headdresses and carried cascade bouquets. They all wore rhinestone necklaces, gifts from the bride.

The flower girl was gowned in white nylon marquisette over tafetta.

The brides mother wore a taupe suit with black accessories and the grooms mother wore a light brown suit with matching accessories for the wedding and breakfast at the home of the brides parents. The wedding dinner was also at the home of the brides parents and the reception was held during the eveing at St. Patricks Hall in Maytown.

Mrs. Goy is a graduate of Amboy Township high school with the class of 1948 and the bridegroom who also attended Amboy high school is engaged in farming.

The Evening Telegraph, 14 Jun 1951

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