Bridal Shower in Honor Of
Mrs. Grace Steppig
Picture submitted by Lester Schrader
Bridal Shower in Honor Of Mrs. Grace Steppig
Waterloo Republican, June 25, 1947
Mrs. Dorothy Schrader gave a bridal shower for Mrs. Grace Kettler Steppig in honor
of her recent marriage on May 27, 1947, to Mr. Eugene Steppig of Dupo, Ill. The living
room was beautifully decorated in blue and white with a sprinkling can attached to the
ceiling, with streamers attached to the gifts.
Guests were Mrs. Eugene Steppig, Mrs. Margaret Schrader, Mrs. Herman Kettler, Mrs.
Glenn Pogue and children, Mrs. Herman Schrader, Mrs. Louis Schrader, Mrs. Anton
Wierschem, Miss Edna Schmidt, Miss Marion Huch, Miss Emma Kettler, Mrs. Arthur
Wessel, Miss Evelyn Schrader, Miss Alvera Schwarze, and Miss Lorraine Schrader.
The afternoon was pleasantly spent and light refreshments were served during the
Transcribed by Jean Jung
Picture taken of that day by Dorothy Schrader. Now Dorothy Rick Of Waterloo, Illinois.
L to R Edna
Schmidt, Evelyn Schrader, Emma Kettler, Unk, Mrs Hazel Pogue, Eugene
Steppig, Mrs Margaret Schrader, Mrs Christine Kettler, Grace Kettler,
Mrs Edwin Gummersheimer, Mrs Bertha Schrader, Mrs Alma Schrader, Mrs
Arthur Wessel. Children:
Geraldine Opitz and Joe Opitz.