Northeast Florida York Rite College #114 Meets and Installs New Officers

Northeast Florida York Rite College No. 114 met in Jacksonville on May 13, 2017 for its Annual Assembly. R.E.D. Grand Governor Glenn E. Chandler made his official visit, and new officers were elected and installed for 2017-2018. Preeminent Companion Knight Paul James Mast was installed as Governor. Eminent Companion Knight Rudin “Rudy” Boatright was installed as Deputy Governor. And Eminent Companion Thomas A. Olsen was installed as Chancellor. The Treasurer & Secretary continued in their positions, and the remaining appointed officers were also installed. The Grand Installing Officer was Right Eminently Distinguished Brother Glenn E. Chandler, KYGCH, MEPGHP, R. I. Grand Principal Conductor of Work, Grand Council R. & S. M. of Florida; OPC, Grand Governor of Florida for the York Rite Sovereign College of North America. The Grand Installing Marshal was Very Eminently Distinguished Brother Darryl A. D’Angina, KYGCH, MEPGHP, OPC, Past Deputy Grand Governor of Florida for the York Rite Sovereign College of N. A. The Installing Marshal was Corbin P. Elliott, KYCH, PG, OPC. Pictured here were the new officers and Companion Knights who were able to remain for a few minutes after the meeting to take a picture. Seen in the first row, from left to right were: Robert Gurney Atwell, KYCH, PG; Glenn E. Chandler, MEPGHP, RIGPCW, OPC, Grand Governor of Florida, Installing Officer; Eric G. Cole, Seneschal; Rudin “Rudy” Boatright, Deputy Governor; Paul James Mast, new Preeminent Governor of Northeast Florida Y. R. College #114; Thomas A. Olsen, PDDGIM, DDGHP, Chancellor; Kenneth E. Hinton, Jr., Primate; Adam M. Bryan, EGJW of the Grand Commandery, College Sentinel; Darryl A. D’Angina, KYGCH, MEPGHP, OPC, PDGG,...

Palatka Commandery No. 5 Installs New Officers for 2017

The new officers for Palatka Commandery No. 5, K. T. were installed on January 26, 2017. The Installing officers were: C. Robert Cooper, KYGCH, MEGHP of the Grand Chapter, R. A. M. of Florida, Installing Officer; Darryl A. D’Angina, KYGCH, MEPGHP, Installing Marshal; and Corbin P. Elliott, KYCH, KCT, PDDGC, Installing Prelate. Christopher C. Lanham, Jr. was installed as Eminent Commander.   The second picture shows a number of the ladies, families and friends present at the open installation to enjoy the fine dinner and socializing, and to support and congratulate the new...

St. Augustine York Rite Bodies Install Officers for 2017

The St. Augustine York Rite Bodies installed their new officers for 2017 on January 17, 2017. Charles Robert Cooper, KYGCH, MEGHP of the Grand Chapter R. A. M. of Florida, was the Installing Officer for St. Augustine Chapter No. 17, R.A.M. and St. Augustine Council No. 15, R. & S. M. Corbin Elliott, KYCH, PDDGHP, PDDGIM, PDDGC, was Installing Marshal for the Chapter and Council, and Installing Officer for St. Augustine Commandery No. 10, K. T. Pictured here were the Chapter and Council officers and Companions present after their installation ceremonies.     Pictured in the second group photo were the newly installed officers of St. Augustine Council No. 15, R. & S. M., with Installing Officer Charles Robert Cooper, KYGCH, MEGHP.   The officers of St. Augustine Commandery No. 10, K. T. were also installed. We do not have a picture of the new cadre of Commandery officers. Sir Knight Paul James Mast was installed as Eminent...

New 2017 Officers Installed at Saint Honore Conclave, Red Cross of Constantine, in Jacksonville

The new 2017 officers for Saint Honore Conclave, Red Cross of Constantine were installed at the Deerwood Country Club in Jacksonville, Florida on January 14, 2017. The Installing Officers were: Erwin W. O’Dell, REPGC, Grand Commandery of MI, 33o, Past Deputy for MI; M. I. Past Grand Sovereign of the United Grand Imperial Council of the Red Cross of Constantine, Installing Officer; Emmett W. Mills, Jr., REPGC of MI, 33o; Installing Prelate; and Robert G. Kirkpatrick, MEPGHP of the Grand Chapter R.A.M. of Florida, PS, Intendant General, Division of Florida, United Grand Imperial Council, Installing Marshal. Corbin P. Elliott, KYCH, 33o, was installed as Puissant Sovereign.   Installing Officers with New Sovereign of Saint Honore Conclave in Florida Pictured here are the newly installed Sovereign with the three Installing Officers at the Installation of Saint Honore Conclave in Jacksonville, Florida on Saturday, January 14, 2017.  ...

Port St. Lucie Commandery #17 Installation of Officers

Port St. Lucie Commandery #17 Installation of Officers M:. W:.  Stanley L. Hudson, Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Florida, was installed as Eminent Commander of Port St. Lucie Commandery #17 on Tuesday January 11th, 2017.   Front Row – (L to R):   Mike Halfling,  Thomas Bonaminio, R:.E:. Fred Gerdom Grand Commander, M:.W:. Stanley L. Hudson,  R:.E:. Paul Friend PEGC,  E:. C:. Eric Kleinbach / Triangle Commandery No 38, E:.C:. Garry M. Paxinos / Melita Commandery No 35 Second Row – (L to R): Grand Marshal Douglas Ankney, John Pickford PDDGC,  Demetrios C. Kirkiles / Melita Commandery No 35, Thomas Randazzo...

2017 Jacksonville York Rite Bodies Installation of Officers

The Jacksonville York Rite Bodies held their Installations on January 5, 2017. Damascus Commandery No. 2, K. T. was installed first. Eric G. Cole was installed as Eminent Commander. Installing officers were: C. Robert Cooper, KYGCH, MEGHP, Installing Officer; Darryl A. D’Angina, KYGCH, MEPGHP, Installing Marshall; and Corbin P. Elliott, KYCH, PDDGC, KCT, Installing Prelate. Seen here were the new officers and Installing Officers after the ceremony. Seen in the first row, from left to right, were: Darryl A. D’Angina, KYGCH, MEPGHP, Installing Marshal; Clifford Baker, Sword Bearer; Randall Burkett, Standard Bearer; Eric G. Cole, Eminent Commander; James Billberry, Senior Warden; Christopher Lanham, Jr., Captain General; Rusty Ludlam, KYCH, PDDGHP; and Thomas A. Olsen, KYCH, Sec./Recorder, Jacksonville Y. R. Bodies. Seen in the back row, from left, were Corbin P. Elliott, KYCH, PDDGC, KCT, Installing Prelate; Mark Balester, Generalissimo; Steve Urban, Jr., PHP, PIM, PC, Treasurer, Jacksonville Y. R. Bodies; C. Robert Cooper, KYGCH, PGSWB, MEGHP, Installing Officer; and Joseph Wright, Sr., Sentinel. Hallmark Council No. 3, R. & S. M. officers were also installed by C. Robert Cooper, KYGCH, MEGHP, Installing Officer; Darryl A. D’Angina, KYGCH, MEPGHP, Installing Marshall; and Corbin P. Elliott, KYCH, PDDGIM, Installing Chaplain. Kolen, Sawyer was installed as Illustrious Master. Shown in the 2nd picture were the new Council officers and Installing Officers after the ceremony. Seen in the first row, left to right, were: Darryl A. D’Angina, KYGCH, MEPGHP, Installing Marshall; Coley Bagocius, Chaplain; Cliff Baker, C of C; Eric Cole, D.M.; Randall Burkett, C.G.; Kolen W. Sawyer, I.M.; James Billberry, Steward; David Gregory, PCW; Rusty Ludlam, KYCH; and Thomas A. Olsen, KYCH,...