Chehalis F&AM #28 Membership
 Achievement Presentations 
May 23, 2007

 

The following Lodge #28 members were awarded  membership pins in the denominations listed

     60 Year Members :        Evan L. Owen    initiated 11/15/44, passed 11/22/44, raised 11/28/44,  Master 1962
                                         Walter B. Graham Jr.   initiated 1/10/45, passed 1/31/45, raised 2/28/44
                                         Arthur H. Forsyth    initiated 6/6/47 passed 6/20/47, raised, 7/18/47,  Pe Ell #157

    55 Year Members :        James M. Steele    initiated 2/26/52, passed 11/24/52, raised, 5/12/52,  Mt Tahoma #190
                                              Affiliated with Chehalis #28  4/9/57

    50 Year Members :        Kenneth J. Schwartz    initiated 10/28/53, passed 11/25/53, raised 1/27/54,  Master 1963
                                        Franklin W. Lilly    initiated 11/23/55, passed 1/25/56, raised 2/8/56,   Master 1964
                                        Verne A. Waterman    initiated 4/17/57, passed 5/29/57, raised 6/12/57

   40 Year Members :        James W. Essensa    initiated 4/22/64, passed 6/11/64, raised 8/7/64,  Pe Ell # 157
                                       Gerald E. Spady    initiated 7/14/66, passed 8/11/66, raised 9/14/66,  Pe Ell # 157

   25 year Members :         Eric L. Melin    initiated 11/14/79, passed 2/27/80, passed 4/9/80,   Master 1995

Pe Ell Lodge #157 affiliated with Chehalis Lodge #28 on October 10, 1987 A.D.

 

                                                      The following members from nearby lodges also received their pins at this ceremony

  60 Year Members :        Charles D, Batin    initiated 2/12/47, passed 3/27/47, raised 10/15/47        Tenino #86
  25 year Members :         Arthur L. Moulton    initiated 5/12/78, passed 9/21/78, passed 3/3/80      Tenino #86

  40 Year Members :        Baxter Harwood    initiated 10/29/65, passed 2/18/66, raised 3/26/66,       Centralia #63



 

Grand Master McQuery & Lorraine Spady

Lorraine Spady, Past Worth Matron of #3 OFS, accepted the 40 year pin for her son Gerald, who is now residing in Tennessee.  (Lorraine passed away in April of 2012)

 

On  November 14, 2007 Lodge #28 presented a 50 year Past Master pin to WB Donald Plotz.  This pin is the first ever 50 year Past Master pin.  It was specially made by our Brother Jeffery Neilson shown presenting the pin & assisted by VWB Ian Richer.  

 

On  April 28, 2012 Lodge #28 presented a 70 year members pin to William H Hubert who resides in Fairview Oregon.  Six of the lodge members, all officers of the lodge traveled to his home & made the presentation.  A good time was had by all, reminiscing of the past.  We hope to make another trip to make a 75th year presentation to this fine gentleman also.

Senior Warden Eric Melin making the presentation

After the presentation

 

 

Originated 11-28-07  Last Updated 04-28-12