SERVICE AWARDS — CELEBRATION OF YEARS OF SERVICE TO MASONRY

Monday, April 22, 2019
Mt. Vernon Lodge #263 Annual Awards Night
Dinner Menu: Hors d’ Oeuvres, Pot roast, Turkey, Sweet Potato Casserole, Mashed Potato Casserole, Mixed Vegetables, Assorted Pies

This year’s Distinguished Honorees are:

60 years Brother Edwin F. Stohrer Jr.
50 years Worshipful Brother Donald A. Schmalz
45 years Brother Richard H. Rahn
40 years Brother Melvin C. Benzel
20 years Worshipful Brother Craig C. Foster
15 years Brother Michael F. Schell
10 years Edwin C. Dilker
5 years Brother John H. Green
Senior Member Cane Presentation to Brother Lyman J. Eddy Jr. A Mason for 67 years.

Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasonry of Rochester Awards in recognition of Dedicated Service presented to Leonard Mason (Arcade Lodge) and Michael Zientek (Vernon Lodge).

Awards Night Honorees and Presenters

*Front Row Left to Right: (Award Honorees)
Craig C. Foster, Michael H. Zientek, Edwin F. Stohrer Jr., Len Mason, John H. Green

*Back Row Left to Right: (Presenters)
Mark Hopkins, Michael E. Driver: (Letchworth District Deputy Grand Master), Jon Heppner (Worshipful Master), Jack Flint (Grand Lodge Staff Officer), Neil Bedford (Second Lieutenant Commander of AASR of Rochester)

Missing from Picture:
Melvin C. Benzel, Edwin C. Dilker, Lyman Eddy Jr, Richard H. Rahn, Michael F. Schell, Donald A. Schmalz

Pre-meeting Socializing: Pam Driver, Neil Bedford, Bernie Whaley, Jack Flint

Dinner Line

Dinner Line

We can’t forget the pie! Yumm! Which will I choose?

Reading of Award Honorees — Jon Heppner

John Green presentation of Award by Jon Heppner; (Mark Hopkins, Jon Heppner, John Green)

Craig Foster presentation of Award by Jon Heppner

Senior Member Cane Presentation to Brother Lyman J. Eddy Jr. A Mason for 67 years presented by Jon Heppner Received by Mark Hopkins

Cool arrangement by the photographer!

Presentation of award to Edwin Stohrer by Mike Driver and Jon Heppner (Mike Driver, Edwin Stohrer, Jon Heppner)

Mike Driver, Mark Hopkins, Edwin Stohrer, Jon Heppner

Jack Flint, Michael Zientek. Award for Dedicated Service by Scottish Rite of Rochester

Michael Zientek Award for Dedicated Service by Scottish Rite of Rochester[/caption]

Neil Bedford, Leonard Mason (Arcade)–Award for Dedicated Service by Scottish Rite of Rochester

Leonard Mason (Arcade Lodge) Award for Dedicated Service by Scottish Rite of Rochester

Attendees to the Awards Night Celebration. A good time was had by all! (Photographer in lower left-hand corner: Jim Samuels)

(Top Row Left to Right) Craig Foster, Mark Hopkins, Jon Heppner, John Green, Jack Flint, Neil Bedford, Leonard Mason

(Middle Row Left to Right) Dana Foster, Mike Driver, Pam Driver, Becky Hopkins, Vernon Hopkins, Nancy Zientek, Mike Zientek

(Bottom Row Left to Right) Jesse Roberts, Janice Roberts, Edwin Stohrer, Bernie Whaley, Carol Whaley

(Lower Left-hand corner) Photographer Jim Samuels