Grimsby Newspapers
Pettit, Donald William and Croskery, Sheila Maude, (Married on 2 Sept 1950)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 21 Sep 1950, p. 4

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Donald William Pettit, of the faculty of Macdonald College, Quebec, claimed an Ottawa girl, Miss Sheila Maude Croskery, as his bride at a ceremony in St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Ottawa, Saturday afternoon, September 2nd.

Parents of the bride are Mr. and Mrs. William Maclaren Croskery, of Ottawa. Mr. Pettit is the son of Mr. and Mrs. William Lloyd Pettit, of Wilsonville, Ont.

Rev. A. Ian Burnett officiated at the 3 o'clock ceremony for which the church was decorated with gladioli. The wedding music was played by Mr. Carman H. Milligan who accompanied the soloist, Mrs. J.F. Croskery, of Toronto.

The bride was given in marriage by her father and was attended by Miss Doris Pollock of Uxbridge, Ont. as maid of honour.

Mr. J.L. Puddicombe, of Winona, was best man. The bride's brother, David M. Croskery, of Metcalfe, Ont., ushered, with David M. Adams of Ottawa.

For her wedding the bride wore a floor-length gown of ivory satin and a fingertip veil, held in place by a tiara of seed pearls and orange blossoms. She carried a bouquet of white gladiolus and stephanotis.

A reception was held at the home of the bride's parents, 555 Island Park Drive, and later the newlyweds left on a motor trip though Quebec and Ontario.

For travelling the bride chose a grey suit with pale pink accessories and a corsage of pink roses. Upon their return, Mr. and Mrs. Pettit will take up residence in Ste. Anne de Bellevue, Que.

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Genealogical Resource
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Wedding Announcements
Date of Publication:
21 Sep 1950
Date Of Event:
2 Sept 1950
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Pettit, Donald William and Croskery, Sheila Maude, (Married on 2 Sept 1950)