Beryl Leolani Bailey weds Gary Loomis Blaich, 1968.

Beryl Bailey Is Bride Of Gary Loomis Blaich

Beryl Leolani Bailey, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Robert F. Bailey, became the bride of Gary Loomis Blaich, son of Mr. and Mrs. Norman A. Blaich, Thursday evening at Atherton Chapel, Central Union Church. The Rev. Dr. Thomas Crosby performed the ceremony in a setting of white Singapore plumeria, lawai and mock orange rope. The entrance was decorated with kahilis.

Escorted to the altar by her father, the bride wore a modified monarchy holoku of Swiss embroidered cotton and carried an old-fashioned woven lei of Island flowers and fern. She wore a matching bandeau in her hair.

Colleen Burke was maid of honor and bridesmaids were the bridegroom’s sister, Mrs. Gregg Willener of Oregon, Mary-Emily Sexton, Annie Rinehart and Bitsey Bunker of New York. The attendants wore white petit point pique holokus and carried leis of multi-colored Island flowers. They wore matching bandeaux in their hair.

Glenn Perry was best man and ushers were the bride’s brother, Jim Bailey, Bobby Peacock, Tom McCormick, Gregg Willener and Max Milton.

A reception was held at the Oahu Avenue home of the bride’s parents. The newlyweds are spending their honeymoon at the Wailele home of the Lloyd Sextons. They will make their home in Hanover, N.H.

The bride, who graduated from Punahou School and Vassar College with honors, will teach in Hanover. Her husband, an alumnus of Punahou and Dartmouth College, will enter Dartmouth Medical School.

(Star-Bulletin & Advertiser, 8/25/1968, p. C9.)


Sunday Star-Bulletin & Advertiser, Page C9. August 25, 1968.

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