Ralph Seely

Personal

Gender: Male

Marriage

Spouse: Bonnie Beard

Date of Marriage: April 11, 1942

Marriage Place: St. Helens, OR

Couple Wed

ST. HELENS, April 23, (Special) – At a double ring ceremony April 11, Miss Bonnie Beard, daughter of Mrs. Maud Beard, was married to Ralph Seely of Portland, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. Seely of Klamath Falls, at the Methodist church. Rev. Robert McIlvenna performed the ceremony. Mrs. Justin Pozo played the wedding music.

The bride was given in marriage by her brother, Leroy Beard of McMinnville. Her sister, Mrs. Don Grant of Longview, Wash., was the matron of honor.

Charles Seely of Portland acted as best man for his brother.

A reception followed the ceremony at the home of the bride’s mother.

After a honeymoon in California, the couple will be at home in Portland.

Published in the Oregonian, Friday, April 24, 1942

[Great-grandson of Hiram SGS # 1948 – Ralph Bernard; George Adelbert; Darius; Hiram (#1948); Daniel (#609); Hezekiah; Nathaniel; Nathaniel; Nathaniel; Nathaniel; Robert]