Fort Myers Beach Lodge #362 Free & Ac cepted Masons 17671 Pine Ridge Road Phone: (239) 466-6363 The Trestle Board January 2016 Email: info@fmb362.com Fort Myers Beach Masonic Lodge #362 Free & Accepted Masons 17671 Pine Ridge Road Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931 Chartered April 27, 1967 Meets First & Third Thursdays 6:30 Refreshment - 7:30 Meeting Visitors Welcome - Members Expected WWW.FMB362.COM 239-466239-466-6363 There are no strangers in Freemasonry, Only brothers you've yet to meet. Find us online! Website: www.fmb362.com Find us on social networks: networks: Facebook - Instagram - Google+ Be sure to sign up for email updates at our website Left to right: Steven Andersen Junior Steward, Greg Anderson Treasurer, Scott Wilder Sr. Deacon, Josh Calero Sr. Warden, Ken Compton Worshipful Master, Mark Kenny Junior Warden, Phil Leever Jr. Deacon, Ed Lanham Chaplain, Derek Vaneske Sr. Steward, Fred Wright Secretary, Josiah Mendez Tyler
Fort Myers Beach Lodge  362 Free   Ac cepted Masons 17671 Pine Ridge Road Phone   239  466-6363  The Trestle Board January...
A Mason's Wife ( Author Unknown ) 2016Officers Worshipful Master: Senior Warden: Junior Warden: Treasurer: Secretary: Chaplain: R.W:. Senior Deacon: Junior Deacon: Senior Steward: Junior Steward: Tyler: Joshua Calero Mark Kenny Derek Vaneske Greg Anderson Fred Wright Ed Lanham Zach Fodor Mark Stewart Steve Anderson Josiah Mendez Phil Leever 239-770-4233 239-246-1216 913-731-2597 863-797-4264 239-675-6503 239-872-9211 239-322-9082 239-692-1518 239-633-0839 Past Masters *W:.Marshall E. Wilkins…..1966-67UD *W:. Hugh Holligan ……...……..1968 *RW:. Louis A. Myers…………......1969 *W:. Raymond A. Howerton…....1970 *W:. Paul O. Hoffman……………..1971 *W:. Earnest C. Brown …...……..1972 *W:. Thomas S. Reahard .…......1973 *W:. William J. Nelson……..........1974 *W:. Douglass M. Midgley….......1975 *W:. Ronald E. Bare .………........1976 *W:. Ralph E. Shaffer………........1977 *W:. Elbert E. Smith………..........1978 *W:. Jacob F. Woods ………….....1979 *W:. David A. Wedig ……………...1980 *W:. Chester A. Townsend.........1981 *W:. Reginald C. Stark ………....1982 W:. Peter H. Hopwood Jr.........1983 *W:. William F. Mazur................1984 RW:. James W. Hogg.................1985 *W:. Richard D. Upham..............1986 *W:. James Toby ......................1987 W:. Robert J. Berczik.................1988 *W:. Robert j. Gibbons................1989 *W:. Frank C. Modafari..............1990 *W:. William F. Mazur Jr............1991 *W:. Daniel H. Nichols Sr...........1992 *W:. James L. Michael...............1993 W:. Kurt M. Reichenbecher…...1994 W:. Beaufort R. Bierce.............1995 *W:. E. James Toby..................1996 W:. Matthew L. Hall.................1997 RW:. Dick Tafel.......................1998 W:. Charles Pack.....................1999 W:. Donald Smith....................2000 *W:. Clyde Curry ....................2001 W:. Beaufort R. Bierce ............2002 W:. Robert DeVeny .................2003 RW:. Dick Tafel ......................2004 W:. Dan Lumley .....................2005 W:. Jerry Ralston ...................2006 R.W:. Bobby Mimmo..……2007-2008 R.W:. Ed Lanham …...……2009-2010 W:. Bart Howard……………………2011 W:. Jim Phillips ………………..…..2012 W:. John MacDonald …………….2013 W:. Isidro Lopez …………………..2014 W:. Ken Compton ………………...2015 From active Masons, resolute, Our wives and famlies we salute; We surely know the price you pay, Who sit alone while we're away; No high degrees on you conferred, In Lodge, your name is seldom heard; You serve our cause though out of sight, While sitting home alone tonight; Masonic papers list our names, Awards are given, fit to frame; But yours is absent...you who strive, To keep our fortitude alive; You're part of every helpful deed, On your encouragement we feed; Without your blessings, how could we, Continue acts of charity? And so, this poem, we dedicate, To every Master Mason's mate; And offer our undying love, Rewards await in Heaven above. R.W:. Tom Elliot
A Mason s Wife   Author Unknown    2016Officers Worshipful Master  Senior Warden  Junior Warden  Treasurer  Secretary  Cha...
From the Secretary's Desk I hope everyone had a Merry Christmas and I wish a healthy, happy new year to all. From the East Happy New Year Brethren! What an honor it is to be 2015 was a very good year for your Lodge. We especially thank the visitors who came from all over the world to be with us. One visitor who comes to mind is Alf Jurgens from Austria, he is a regular, when he sang "Everybody Loves Somebody Sometime". Instead of the lodge singing Happy Birthday to the brothers present, in English of course. He travels and sings Dean Martin songs, quite well indeed. presiding in the oriental chair of Fort Myers Beach Lodge. Mark Stewart raised $500 for the March of Dimes as the Lodge also donated $100.00. my mind set on trying my best to do just this. I can’t wait to A 25 year award was presented to James O'Laughlin. Past Master’s apron. I thank him for helping me prepare for Being installed as Worshipful Master is an experience I will certainly never forget. I am greatly thankful for such an opportunity to preside over this Lodge. I hope I can serve the Craft as well as all those who came before me, and I have see Worshipful Ken Compton in his well-earned and stylish my new role, as well as many other Brothers who have had Terri Taylor elected to receive Honorary Perpetual Membership for CPR and saving the life of her husband Jeffery Taylor. 2016 has come quickly, and it looks like we are already off to a busy start in typical Fort Myers Beach fashion. On January Birthdays for January Harrison Lodge Crossland 1/8, Peter Hillis 1/3, William Kincade ll 1/9, John Ellis 1/14, Michael Gaudio 1/13, Phillip Leever 1/15, Harry Lichtcsien 1/1, Jeffery Liddle 1/31, Bernard McCombs 1/23, Eric McIntire 1/12, Dodd Skipper ll 1/8, William Spradlin 1/4, Graham Stein 1/13, James D Wood 1/21, Frederick Zeedyk 1/16, Robert Propp 1/30, Roger Laughlin 1/23, Todd Porter 1/8. unwavering faith in me to become your Worshipful Master. 21st we will be conducting an Entered Apprentice Degree upon Mr. Chance Wunderlich who has been patiently waiting If you see these brothers tell them Happy Birthday! to become a Mason. I would like to personally welcome him to Fort Myers Beach Lodge, and I have especially high hopes for him among us. Also, as a reminder for 2016, catechism classes will remain on our off-Thursdays of every month. I am currently looking for worthy and willing Brothers to engage in teaching catechism to new Masons of our Lodge, so feel free to approach me if you are interested in this. It is going to be a great year for us, and once again, thank you everyone for supporting me on my journey to the East. I couldn’t have done it without each and every one of you. W.M:. Joshua Calero
From the Secretary s Desk I hope everyone had a Merry Christmas and I wish a healthy, happy new year to all.  From the Eas...
Past Masters Corner Greetings Brothers. As 2015 fades into the sunset I wish everyone a Happy and Prosperous New Year. I want to encourage everyone to come to our annual installation of officers on January 7th to welcome our 2016 leaders of our lodge. It is with pride and great pleasure to see Josh become master of the lodge. I know all of the elected and appointed officers for this year will do a wonderful job in continuing to lead our lodge to greater heights. I offer my assistance should you need to call upon me for help during the year. Installation of Officers January 7th, 2016 6:00PM Meal 7:00PM Open Ceremony Bring Your Family & Friends My time in progressing to the East has taught me a lot but I know there is more out there and I will continue my journey and explore more about the history and also the lectures of the 3 degrees. We can always learn and improve ourselves, which in turn keeps us vibrant and enjoying life. Again my Brothers I thank you for allowing me to be Master of the Lodge for 2015 and I look forward to continuing to be active in our lodge. Fraternally, Ken Compton JR Past Master Mr. & Mrs. Claus (The Wrights) Are You Proficient? District 29 Lodges & Meeting Days Help maintain the infrastructure of your lodge by Cape Coral #367 - 2nd & 4th Thursdays - 7:30pm Cypress #295 - 2nd & 4th Thursdays - 7:00pm Fort Myers Beach #362 - 1st & 3rd Thursdays - 7:30pm LaBelle #379 - 2nd & 4th Tuesdays - 7:30pm Lehigh Acres #344 - 2nd & 4th Mondays - 7:30pm Tamiami Trail #262 - 1st & 3rd Mondays - 7:30pm Veritas #396 - 1st & 3rd Tuesdays - 7:30pm coming to instruction on the 2nd & 4th Thursdays. Your Brothers will be at the lodge to help you achieve your goal of becoming proficient. Whether you are a newly Initiated Brother or need a refresher course, your Brothers are there to help! if you are proficient consider coming to help others.
Past Masters Corner Greetings Brothers. As 2015 fades into the sunset I wish everyone a Happy and Prosperous New Year. I w...
From the Secretary's Desk I hope everyone had a Merry Christmas and I wish a healthy, happy new year to all. From the East Happy New Year Brethren! What an honor it is to be 2015 was a very good year for your Lodge. We especially thank the visitors who came from all over the world to be with us. One visitor who comes to mind is Alf Jurgens from Austria, he is a regular, when he sang "Everybody Loves Somebody Sometime". Instead of the lodge singing Happy Birthday to the brothers present, in English of course. He travels and sings Dean Martin songs, quite well indeed. presiding in the oriental chair of Fort Myers Beach Lodge. Mark Stewart raised $500 for the March of Dimes as the Lodge also donated $100.00. my mind set on trying my best to do just this. I can’t wait to A 25 year award was presented to James O'Laughlin. Past Master’s apron. I thank him for helping me prepare for Being installed as Worshipful Master is an experience I will certainly never forget. I am greatly thankful for such an opportunity to preside over this Lodge. I hope I can serve the Craft as well as all those who came before me, and I have see Worshipful Ken Compton in his well-earned and stylish my new role, as well as many other Brothers who have had Terri Taylor elected to receive Honorary Perpetual Membership for CPR and saving the life of her husband Jeffery Taylor. 2016 has come quickly, and it looks like we are already off to a busy start in typical Fort Myers Beach fashion. On January Birthdays for January Harrison Lodge Crossland 1/8, Peter Hillis 1/3, William Kincade ll 1/9, John Ellis 1/14, Michael Gaudio 1/13, Phillip Leever 1/15, Harry Lichtcsien 1/1, Jeffery Liddle 1/31, Bernard McCombs 1/23, Eric McIntire 1/12, Dodd Skipper ll 1/8, William Spradlin 1/4, Graham Stein 1/13, James D Wood 1/21, Frederick Zeedyk 1/16, Robert Propp 1/30, Roger Laughlin 1/23, Todd Porter 1/8. unwavering faith in me to become your Worshipful Master. 21st we will be conducting an Entered Apprentice Degree upon Mr. Chance Wunderlich who has been patiently waiting If you see these brothers tell them Happy Birthday! to become a Mason. I would like to personally welcome him to Fort Myers Beach Lodge, and I have especially high hopes for him among us. Also, as a reminder for 2016, catechism classes will remain on our off-Thursdays of every month. I am currently looking for worthy and willing Brothers to engage in teaching catechism to new Masons of our Lodge, so feel free to approach me if you are interested in this. It is going to be a great year for us, and once again, thank you everyone for supporting me on my journey to the East. I couldn’t have done it without each and every one of you. W.M:. Joshua Calero
From the Secretary s Desk I hope everyone had a Merry Christmas and I wish a healthy, happy new year to all.  From the Eas...
Past Masters Corner Greetings Brothers. As 2015 fades into the sunset I wish everyone a Happy and Prosperous New Year. I want to encourage everyone to come to our annual installation of officers on January 7th to welcome our 2016 leaders of our lodge. It is with pride and great pleasure to see Josh become master of the lodge. I know all of the elected and appointed officers for this year will do a wonderful job in continuing to lead our lodge to greater heights. I offer my assistance should you need to call upon me for help during the year. Installation of Officers January 7th, 2016 6:00PM Meal 7:00PM Open Ceremony Bring Your Family & Friends My time in progressing to the East has taught me a lot but I know there is more out there and I will continue my journey and explore more about the history and also the lectures of the 3 degrees. We can always learn and improve ourselves, which in turn keeps us vibrant and enjoying life. Again my Brothers I thank you for allowing me to be Master of the Lodge for 2015 and I look forward to continuing to be active in our lodge. Fraternally, Ken Compton JR Past Master Mr. & Mrs. Claus (The Wrights) Are You Proficient? District 29 Lodges & Meeting Days Help maintain the infrastructure of your lodge by Cape Coral #367 - 2nd & 4th Thursdays - 7:30pm Cypress #295 - 2nd & 4th Thursdays - 7:00pm Fort Myers Beach #362 - 1st & 3rd Thursdays - 7:30pm LaBelle #379 - 2nd & 4th Tuesdays - 7:30pm Lehigh Acres #344 - 2nd & 4th Mondays - 7:30pm Tamiami Trail #262 - 1st & 3rd Mondays - 7:30pm Veritas #396 - 1st & 3rd Tuesdays - 7:30pm coming to instruction on the 2nd & 4th Thursdays. Your Brothers will be at the lodge to help you achieve your goal of becoming proficient. Whether you are a newly Initiated Brother or need a refresher course, your Brothers are there to help! if you are proficient consider coming to help others.
Past Masters Corner Greetings Brothers. As 2015 fades into the sunset I wish everyone a Happy and Prosperous New Year. I w...
A Mason's Wife ( Author Unknown ) 2016Officers Worshipful Master: Senior Warden: Junior Warden: Treasurer: Secretary: Chaplain: R.W:. Senior Deacon: Junior Deacon: Senior Steward: Junior Steward: Tyler: Joshua Calero Mark Kenny Derek Vaneske Greg Anderson Fred Wright Ed Lanham Zach Fodor Mark Stewart Steve Anderson Josiah Mendez Phil Leever 239-770-4233 239-246-1216 913-731-2597 863-797-4264 239-675-6503 239-872-9211 239-322-9082 239-692-1518 239-633-0839 Past Masters *W:.Marshall E. Wilkins…..1966-67UD *W:. Hugh Holligan ……...……..1968 *RW:. Louis A. Myers…………......1969 *W:. Raymond A. Howerton…....1970 *W:. Paul O. Hoffman……………..1971 *W:. Earnest C. Brown …...……..1972 *W:. Thomas S. Reahard .…......1973 *W:. William J. Nelson……..........1974 *W:. Douglass M. Midgley….......1975 *W:. Ronald E. Bare .………........1976 *W:. Ralph E. Shaffer………........1977 *W:. Elbert E. Smith………..........1978 *W:. Jacob F. Woods ………….....1979 *W:. David A. Wedig ……………...1980 *W:. Chester A. Townsend.........1981 *W:. Reginald C. Stark ………....1982 W:. Peter H. Hopwood Jr.........1983 *W:. William F. Mazur................1984 RW:. James W. Hogg.................1985 *W:. Richard D. Upham..............1986 *W:. James Toby ......................1987 W:. Robert J. Berczik.................1988 *W:. Robert j. Gibbons................1989 *W:. Frank C. Modafari..............1990 *W:. William F. Mazur Jr............1991 *W:. Daniel H. Nichols Sr...........1992 *W:. James L. Michael...............1993 W:. Kurt M. Reichenbecher…...1994 W:. Beaufort R. Bierce.............1995 *W:. E. James Toby..................1996 W:. Matthew L. Hall.................1997 RW:. Dick Tafel.......................1998 W:. Charles Pack.....................1999 W:. Donald Smith....................2000 *W:. Clyde Curry ....................2001 W:. Beaufort R. Bierce ............2002 W:. Robert DeVeny .................2003 RW:. Dick Tafel ......................2004 W:. Dan Lumley .....................2005 W:. Jerry Ralston ...................2006 R.W:. Bobby Mimmo..……2007-2008 R.W:. Ed Lanham …...……2009-2010 W:. Bart Howard……………………2011 W:. Jim Phillips ………………..…..2012 W:. John MacDonald …………….2013 W:. Isidro Lopez …………………..2014 W:. Ken Compton ………………...2015 From active Masons, resolute, Our wives and famlies we salute; We surely know the price you pay, Who sit alone while we're away; No high degrees on you conferred, In Lodge, your name is seldom heard; You serve our cause though out of sight, While sitting home alone tonight; Masonic papers list our names, Awards are given, fit to frame; But yours is absent...you who strive, To keep our fortitude alive; You're part of every helpful deed, On your encouragement we feed; Without your blessings, how could we, Continue acts of charity? And so, this poem, we dedicate, To every Master Mason's mate; And offer our undying love, Rewards await in Heaven above. R.W:. Tom Elliot
A Mason s Wife   Author Unknown    2016Officers Worshipful Master  Senior Warden  Junior Warden  Treasurer  Secretary  Cha...
Fort Myers Beach Lodge #362 Free & Ac cepted Masons 17671 Pine Ridge Road Phone: (239) 466-6363 The Trestle Board January 2016 Email: info@fmb362.com Fort Myers Beach Masonic Lodge #362 Free & Accepted Masons 17671 Pine Ridge Road Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931 Chartered April 27, 1967 Meets First & Third Thursdays 6:30 Refreshment - 7:30 Meeting Visitors Welcome - Members Expected WWW.FMB362.COM 239-466239-466-6363 There are no strangers in Freemasonry, Only brothers you've yet to meet. Find us online! Website: www.fmb362.com Find us on social networks: networks: Facebook - Instagram - Google+ Be sure to sign up for email updates at our website Left to right: Steven Andersen Junior Steward, Greg Anderson Treasurer, Scott Wilder Sr. Deacon, Josh Calero Sr. Warden, Ken Compton Worshipful Master, Mark Kenny Junior Warden, Phil Leever Jr. Deacon, Ed Lanham Chaplain, Derek Vaneske Sr. Steward, Fred Wright Secretary, Josiah Mendez Tyler
Fort Myers Beach Lodge  362 Free   Ac cepted Masons 17671 Pine Ridge Road Phone   239  466-6363  The Trestle Board January...