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Raymond Louis Whetstone

Raymond Louis Whetstone

Male 1932 - 2011  (78 years)


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Newspaper wedding article for Vallerie Foley and Raymond Whetstone

REPEAT VOWS--Miss Vallerie Foley became the bride of Raymond Whetstone in a ceremony performed Sunday afternoon in the First Baptist church. (Warner Studio Photo)


In a wedding ceremony performed Sunday at 2 p.m. in the First Baptist church, Miss Vallerie Foley, daughter of Mrs. Nannie Foley, 907 Lake st., became the bride of Raymond Whetstone, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Whetstone, 820 Prairie ave.

Rev. Gordon L. Vaughn performed the single ring ceremony in the presence of a small group of relatives.

Miss Gail Metz, Kewanee, served as maid of honor and Lester Whetstone, brother of the groom, served as best man.

The bride was attired in a ballerina length gown of white chantilly lace over taffeta. Her shoulder length net veil fell from a tiara-like-cap. She carried white roses on a white Bible.

Miss Metz wore a pink ballerina net over taffeta gown with a small pink taffeta cap. She carried a pink and white carnation bouquet.

The mother of the bride wore a navy blue dress with navy accessories. The groom's mother wore a lavendar dress with black accessories. The mothers wore corsages of pink and white carnations.

A small reception was held at the groom's home. Miss Janet Foley and Miss June Richter assisted in the serving.

The bride graduated from Kewanee high school in 1952 and has been employed by Rashid Brothers. The groom attended Kewanee schools and is employed at Wolworths.

As the couple left on their honeymoon trip, the bride wore a black and white paper taffeta dress with a white rose corsage. Upon their return they will make their home at 124 North Walnut.

Guests were present from Frazee and Perham, Minn., and Peoria.

Owner of originalV. Foley
Date5 Oct 1952
File name0594.jpg
File Size459.49k
Dimensions640 x 1553
Linked toNannie Aleatha Failon; J.E. Foley; V.J. Foley; Ella Marie Ouart; Lester Herman Whetstone; Raymond Louis Whetstone

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