Mariner Masonic Lodge elects new officers

  • Posted: Thursday, February 28, 2013 12:01 a.m.
Worshipful Master Mark J. Beasley holds gavel.

The following officers were elected, appointed and installed for the year 2013 at a recent annual communication of Mariner Lodge No. 2:

Worshipful Master Mark J. Beasley, PM; Senior Warden James M. Jenkins; Junior Warden Ashley B. Nebeschick; Treasurer John E. Daniels, PDDGM; Secretary Michael C. Henslee, PM; Senior Deacon Stephen E. Hiott; Junior Deacon Charles P. McSwain Jr.; Stewards Russell Binder and Charles C. Herdel; Tiler Steven D. O’Berg, PM; Chaplain Bobby E. Pennington Jr., PDDGM; Chaplain Emeritus Herbert S. Goldberg, PDDGM; Marshall Willis Godwin, PM; and Historian Richard C. Ivey.

The gavel was presented to the newly installed worshipful master by outgoing Worshipful Master Thomas A. McQueary. Awards were presented to 25-, 40-, 50-, 60-, and 70-year Masons.

The Mason of the Year is Richard C. Ivey, Rookie of the Year is Russell Binder, and the Ritualist of the Year is Ashley B. Nebeschick.

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