Jere Oscar Goodman
Myrtle Elsar Corbin
Rosemarie Goodman


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1. Walter Vernon Beecher Jr.

2. Paul Lane Weber

Rosemarie Goodman 1 3 4 5

  • Born: 27 May 1929, Linton, Greene, IN 4 5 6
  • Marriage (1): Walter Vernon Beecher Jr. on 5 Sep 1948 in Logansport, Cass, IN 1 2 3
  • Marriage (2): Paul Lane Weber
  • Died: Aft Jul 2014 4

   FamilySearch ID: LKJQ-VDB.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Newspaper: Kokomo Tribune: Goodman-Beecher, 19 Aug 1948, Kokomo, Howard, IN. 3 Mr. and Mrs. Jere O. Goodman, Logansport, have announced the approaching marriage of their daughter, Rosemarie, to Walter v. Beecher Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter V. Beecher Sr., also of Logansport.
The couple will be married in the Broadway Methodist church September 5. Mr. Beecher, a draftsman at the Turner Manufacturing company, and his bride will reside in Kokomo.

2. Newspaper: Linton Daily Citizen: Beecher-Goodman Wedding, 8 Sep 1948, Linton, Greene, IN. 7 Beecher-Goodman Vows Read At Logansport

An early fall wedding was solemnized at the Broadway Methodist church Sunday September 5 when Miss Rosemarie Goodman was united in marriage to Walter Vernon Beecher, Jr.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jere O. Goodman, of Logansport and formerly of Lanton, and the bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Vernon Beecher Sr., also of Logansport.

Before an altar decorated with multi-colored gladioli, green fernery, assorted summer flowers and lighted by candlelight, the Rev, J. Vergil Siberal, pastor of the church, read the vows of the double ring ceremony.

Preceding and during the rites, Mrs. Myrtle Castle, organist, offered traditional bridal airs including "The Lord's Prayer" and "Ave Maria." Vocal selections "I Love You Truly" and "Because" were presented by Bill Gillum, soloist.

Miss Goodman, given in marriage by her father, was gowned in traditional white satin, featuring a low square neckline, defined by Chantilly lace, long fitted sleeves, tapering at the wrists and a gathered full skirt secured in the back by tiny satin covered buttons.

Her veil was of sheer illusion falling from a pearlized tiara. She carried a bridal bouquet composed of baby pink and white rosebuds bowed with white satin and her only jewelry was a strand of pearls, gift of the bridegroom.

Miss Pat McKillen of Logansport who attended the bride as maid of honor, wore a gown of pale green, also fashioned with a low neckline and long full skirt, She wore a headdress composed of net and matching gauntlets, Her bouquet was of colonial design featuring peach and yellow gladioli, tied with matching ribbon,

Homer Jenkins of Logansport served as best man. Mrs. Goodman, the bride's mother, chose a frock of cinnamon-brown, with brown accessories, complimented by a yellow pom pom corsage. The bridegroom's mother, Mrs. Beecher, wore navy blue crepe, black accessories and a white gardenia corsage.

A reception at the home of the bride's parents followed the ceremony. Hostesses for the occasion were Miss Georgianna Vaughn. Royal Oak, Mich., sister of the bride and Mrs. Robert Hunter, Logansport cousin of the bridegroom. Centering the long bridal table at which guests were seated was a three-tiered wedding cake, used with crystal and linen.

For traveling, the bride selected a suit of somber blue corduroy which she wore with accessories of brown and pink. Her corsage was of pink roses.

When the couple returns from their wedding trip to Niagara Falls, they will reside in Kokomo.

A graduate of Logansport high school, where she was president of the senior class, she is employed at present in the office at Osten's Department Store. Mr. Beecher, also a graduate of the Logansport high school, served in the armed forces and has completed one and one-half years at I. U. extension in Kokomo, which he will enter again this fall.

Guests from Linton who attended the wedding included Mr. and Mrs. Flem Goodman, Mr. and Mrs. O. R. Webb, and Miss June Richardson.

3. Census in 1950 in Bloomington, Monroe, IN, USA. 8 The 1950 census recorded Walter V. Beecher Jr., no occupation, 22, living with wife Rosemarie, 20, and son Robert Stephen, 1. Everyone was born in Indiana.

4. Residence: Frankfort City Directory: Beecher Walter V (Rosemarie) emp Cal-Pak h703 Catterlin in 1957 in Frankfort, Clinton, IN. 9

5. Residence: 2727 N Old Fort Knox Rd, Vincennes, IN 47591 in 1992 in Vincennes, Knox, IN. 10

6. Residence: 3865 Woodmere Park Blvd Apt 8, Venice, Florida 34293 on 1 Jun 2008 in Venice, Sarasota, FL. 11

7. Residence: on 9 Jul 2014 in Bloomington, Monroe, IN, USA. 12

Rosemarie married Walter Vernon Beecher Jr., son of Walter Vernon Beecher Sr. and Gertrude Emily Moss, on 5 Sep 1948 in Logansport, Cass, IN.1 2 3 (Walter Vernon Beecher Jr. was born on 3 May 1927 in Logansport, Cass, IN,1 13 14 15 died on 24 Mar 2004 in Sebring, Highlands, FL 1 13 14 and was buried on 29 Mar 2004 in Vincennes: Memorial Park Cemetery, Knox, IN 13.)

Rosemarie next married Paul Lane Weber. (Paul Lane Weber was born on 8 Jul 1929 in , , OH,16 died on 10 Apr 2008 in Sebring, Highlands, FL 16 and was buried in 2008 in Miami Valley Memory Gardens, Springboro, Warren, Ohio, USA 17.)


1 Greene County Daily World (Linton, Indiana., 29 Mar 2004, obituary of Walter V. Beecher Jr.

2 Pharos-Tribune (Logansport, IN) (, 18 Aug 1948, page 6. Rosemarie Goodman and Walter Beecher to Wed September 5.

3 Kokomo Tribune (Kokomo, IN), 19 Aug 1948, page 7. Goodman-Beecher Engagement.

4 Find A Grave,

5, Indiana, U.S., Birth Certificates, 1907-1944, Rose Marie Goodman, b. 28 May 1929 Linton IN father Jere Goodman mother Myrtle Corbin.

6, U.S. Public Records Index (Original data: Voter Registration Lists, Public Record Filings, Historical Residential Records, and Other Household Database Listings.), Vol. 1, Rosemarie Beecher, Sebring, FL.

7 "Linton Daily Citizen (Linton, IN)," 8 Sep 1948 page 3, Beecher-Goodman Wedding.

8 "1950 United States Census," Walter V Beecher Bloomington, IN.

9, U.S., City Directories, 1822-1995, 1957 Frankfort City Directory, printed page 67, online image 44.

10, U.S. Public Records Index (Original data: Voter Registration Lists, Public Record Filings, Historical Residential Records, and Other Household Database Listings.), Walter V. Beecher Jr. Vincennes IN.

11, United States Public Records Index, Rosemarie Beecher, Residence, Venice, Florida.

12 Goodwin Family Funeral Home (Bedord, Lawrence, Indiana.), Obituary of Judy Jones.

13 Find A Grave,

14, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Original data: Social Security Applications and Claims, 1936-2007.), Walter Vernon Beecher Jr., SSN 313207050.

15, Indiana, U.S., Birth Certificates, 1907-1944, State # 21276. Walter Vernon Beecher Jr. Father Walter Vernon Beecher. Mother Gertrude Moss.

16 U.S. Social Security Death Index, Paul L Weber, 10 Apr 2008.

17 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "FamilySearch," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 16 Mar 2023), entry for Paul Lane Weber, person ID L22G-MCT.

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