- The Belleville Telescope, Kansas 7 Jan 1982
"Ceremony Unites Washington Countians
Ilah Sackett of Washington and Robert B. Henderson of Mahaska were united in marriage in a private ceremony at the Christian Church in Washington at 12 p.m., December 28.
The ceremony was performed by Rev. Robert G. Molby of Kansas City, nephew of the bride; Steve Burkun of Washington.
Musicians were Mr. and Mrs. Cain of San Antonio, Tex.
The bride was escorted by her nephew, Eugene G. Molby of Ulysses, Kan.
Attending the couple were: Mrs. Bernard Miller, niece of the bride; Mrs. Harold Root, sister of the groom; Harold Root of Hollenberg; Bernard Miller of Lawrence.
A luncheon was served at the Steak House in Washington following the ceremony.
The bride is a former Mahaska grade school teacher.
The groom is a retired mail carrier.
The couple is at home in Mahaska."
[Transcript from digital image, Newspapers.com. (Researched by Ted Smith).]