Mildred Kocian and Bruce Ecker Wedding from Lead Daily Call SD - 29 Feb 1948
I Lead Man And Mitchell Girl Are Wed Saturday Bruce H. Ecker and Mildred Kocian, both members of the school faculty at Winner, were married at a quiet home wedding in the home of the bridegroom's parents, Mr. and Mrs. T. B. Ecker in Lead Saturday afternoon. The Rev. Paul E. Parker, pastor of the Presbyterian Church in Lead, read the marriage lines at 4 o'clock. Attending the couple were the brother and sister-in-law sister-in-law sister-in-law sister-in-law sister-in-law of the bridegroom, Mr- Mr- and Mrs. Theodore P. Ecker of Pierre. A few close friends of the family were present to witness the service. service. A wedding dinner was served at the Highland hotel at S o'clock with covers laid for 12 guests. The newlywedded couple left afterwards for the eastern part of the state to honeymoon. They will continue in their respective positions in the Winner schools. The bride Is the granddaughter of Mrs. Anne Bolle of Mitchell, with whom she made her home while atten.dlng school. Aftw graduation from high school she attended Dakota Wesleyan University University and the University of Dayton, O. Her husband is the second son of Mr. and Mrs. T. B. Ecker of Lead. He is a graduate of Lead high school and Yankton Yankton college.