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  November Whirlwind!
Posted on Sunday, November 22, 2015 @ 19:57:48 Eastern Standard Time by theodorewallace
 
 
  District Related News

 Wow, what a whirlwind of excitement in the first couple of weeks of November in the 5th Masonic District!

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November 5, 2015, at a District visitation of Kennett Lodge #475 in The Mushroom Capital of the World Kennett Square. The officers and members along with over 100 visitors, welcomed RWGM Robert J. Bateman, RWJGW Thomas Gamon, and many distinguished guest. The Lodge room was packed to see the RWGM present 50 year Service pins, as well as 25 year service pins, one of the recipients was DDGM Gary L. Dukeman. Also honored, were the veterans of the district for their service to this great County. Fulfilling their duty to God, Country, neighbor and ourselves.

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On November 12, 2015; came the MASONIC INVASION!!!!

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Lead by DDGM Gary L. Dukeman and the leader of the Invasions Christopher Gibson PM WM of Washington Lodge #156. Then with the assistance of 20 brethren from the 1st, 5th Districts. The Worshipful Master Anthony Liggians was surprised when the knock at the door came, announcing the arrival of the invasion.

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The fellowship did not stop there!

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Of all days, Friday the 13th, A retirement dinner for outgoing DDGM Gary L. Dukeman was held at the Coatesville Moose. After 9 dedicated years of service to the Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania as the District Deputy, Brother Dukeman is stepping down. Although he will continue to be an asset to the fraternity and will remain active in the District, he has turned the reigns over the newly appointed DDGM, Brother Craig W. Schaffer Jr. The DDGM was presented with a token of gratitude from the 70 people in attendance and a BEAUTIFUL cake made and decorated by Dr. Lisa Harley, wife of Robert G. Harley PM of Skerrett Lodge #343. Thank you for your dedication Brother Gary.

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(L to R) Dave Tatum, Principle 5th Masonic District School of Instruction, David B. Stong WM Brandywine-Goddard Lodge #383, DDGM Dukeman, Scott Helm WM Skerrett Lodge #343.

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And the fun did NOT stop there!

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November 14th, 2015 At Howell Lodge #405 in Honey Brook PA, the Fall One Day Class was held.

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8 candidates were Entered. 9 were Passed, and 10 were Raised. The degree Masters were; 1st Degree, Richard C. Karr WM, Thompson Lodge #340; William Tobias PM WM, Howell Lodge #405; David Tatum PM, Thompson Lodge #340.

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WELCOME to the MOST ANCIENT AND HONORABLE FRATERNITY!

 

November Whirlwind!
Posted on Sunday, November 22, 2015 @ 19:57:48 Eastern Standard Time by theodorewallace
District Related News

 Wow, what a whirlwind of excitement in the first couple of weeks of November in the 5th Masonic District!

rn

November 5, 2015, at a District visitation of Kennett Lodge #475 in The Mushroom Capital of the World Kennett Square. The officers and members along with over 100 visitors, welcomed RWGM Robert J. Bateman, RWJGW Thomas Gamon, and many distinguished guest. The Lodge room was packed to see the RWGM present 50 year Service pins, as well as 25 year service pins, one of the recipients was DDGM Gary L. Dukeman. Also honored, were the veterans of the district for their service to this great County. Fulfilling their duty to God, Country, neighbor and ourselves.

rn

Kennett5.jpgkennett4.jpgkennett3.jpg

rn

Kennett2.jpgKennett1.jpg

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On November 12, 2015; came the MASONIC INVASION!!!!

rn

Lead by DDGM Gary L. Dukeman and the leader of the Invasions Christopher Gibson PM WM of Washington Lodge #156. Then with the assistance of 20 brethren from the 1st, 5th Districts. The Worshipful Master Anthony Liggians was surprised when the knock at the door came, announcing the arrival of the invasion.

rn

The fellowship did not stop there!

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Of all days, Friday the 13th, A retirement dinner for outgoing DDGM Gary L. Dukeman was held at the Coatesville Moose. After 9 dedicated years of service to the Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania as the District Deputy, Brother Dukeman is stepping down. Although he will continue to be an asset to the fraternity and will remain active in the District, he has turned the reigns over the newly appointed DDGM, Brother Craig W. Schaffer Jr. The DDGM was presented with a token of gratitude from the 70 people in attendance and a BEAUTIFUL cake made and decorated by Dr. Lisa Harley, wife of Robert G. Harley PM of Skerrett Lodge #343. Thank you for your dedication Brother Gary.

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20151113_201909.jpg 

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(L to R) Dave Tatum, Principle 5th Masonic District School of Instruction, David B. Stong WM Brandywine-Goddard Lodge #383, DDGM Dukeman, Scott Helm WM Skerrett Lodge #343.

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20151113_202006.jpg

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And the fun did NOT stop there!

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November 14th, 2015 At Howell Lodge #405 in Honey Brook PA, the Fall One Day Class was held.

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8 candidates were Entered. 9 were Passed, and 10 were Raised. The degree Masters were; 1st Degree, Richard C. Karr WM, Thompson Lodge #340; William Tobias PM WM, Howell Lodge #405; David Tatum PM, Thompson Lodge #340.

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20151114_092659.jpg20151114_131211.jpg20151114_131245.jpg

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WELCOME to the MOST ANCIENT AND HONORABLE FRATERNITY!

 

 
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