QUINCY VALLEY KNIGHTS OF ST. ANDREWS
The Knighting Ceremony & Officer Installation for 21 charter members of Quincy Chapter Knights of Saint Andrew
was held on March 18, 2017 in the Blue Room of the Quincy Masonic Temple. Our piper for the day was Steven L. Scaife,
33°, from Springfield. Knights present included: (front row) Timothy J. Collver;
Jerry L. Cowick; Dean M. Heitz, MSA 33°; Steven F. Schott, 33°; Charles
D. Makins; and Woody Logsdon, MSA. (row 2) Corey S. Bedenbender; Curtis D. Cassidy; Kyle E. Baumgartner; Paul E. Mealiff,
33°; and Brian M. Eaton. (row 3) John T. Dozier, MSA; Stanley L. Davidson, 33°; Stephen E. Henderson; Thomas T. Johnson, 33°; Tyler M. Icenogle;
and Steven P. Keim. Those charter members not pictured included: Ross C. Bartlett; Craig R. Baumgartner; Pressly
A. Laird, MSA 33°; and Jerry L. Preston. Officers installed included; Knight Commander,
Tyler M. Icenogle; Knight Warden, Charles D. Makins, Jr; Knight Senior Deacon, Stephen E. Henderson; and Knight Junior Deacon,
Jerry L. Cowick. Members of the Springfield Chapter, Knights of Saint Andrew, conducted the Knighting ceremony.
Joe Logsdon attended the Leadership/Membership Training.
Larry Gorrell is Chairman of the Budget & Finance Committee.
Jim Williams and John Louden relaxing after lunch.
Mick Myers & Ray Shortridge planning
Dean Heitz and Mick Myers Taking a break.
Frank Baumgartner & Darell Taylor discussing the day.
Craig and Kyle are ready to eat and head home.
Grant and Ana are happy to be at the Banquet.
Carrie and Greg Hollenback left the kids at
Charlie and Carol Mullens thinking about Rochester.
This is the 5th ICOD for Ray Shortridge and Lady
James Albsmeyer with Angie & Troy Jenkins.
PGM, John R. Louden Jr and Lady Barbara.
Sherry and Randy Zaerr enjoying the evening.
Tom and Rhonda Arnsman look forward to the ICOD.
Paul Mealiff and Lady Betty sharing happy moments.
Jan and Allen Lester are happy their family could attend.
James and Kathy Williams anticipating the MSA Ceremony.
Charles E. Mullens, MSA escorting Jan & Allen Lester.
Kathy & James Williams waiting to be introduced.
Before the MSA Ceremony.
Allen L. Lester, MSA, receiving his Red Hat.
James D. Williams, MSA, being crowned.
Plural Member, Gayle R. "Woody" Logsdon, MSA, in new Red hat.
Kathy and Jim Williams are ready for the Hospitality Room.
Allen and Jan Lester enjoyed a wonderful evening.
Woody and Lady Anna appreciate the Honor.
2017 Gems Games
Kyle, Frank, and Diane arriving for the game.
We found seats with a good view.
Alma is waiting for her family.
Her Family found Alma.
Lee and his daughter looking forward to an exciting game.
Steve and Denver waiting for the game to start.
Charlie keeping score on his cell phone.
Care Bear and Gem Bird having a race.
Sherry keeping Randy at arms length.
Duane and Becky with their grandson.
Frank & Paul enjoying the comfortable evening with no rain.
Michelle and Tom with Claire and Max.
Tom and Jenny brought 2 of their grandchildren.
Janet and Larry hope the fireworks are better than the game.
Betty & Denver "Smile, you are on Candid Camera."
Tom Arnsman looking forward to an enjoyable evening.
Hal & Debbie Broadwater looking forward to a Gems win.
2017 Riverboat Dinner Cruise
Jim, Al, and Frank are waiting to board the Mark Twain
Curtis Cassidy and Heather are enjoying the cruise.
Mark and Heidi brought their children, Jakob and Liesel.
Steve Schott on the other side of the camera.
Frank, Diane, and Kyle looking forward to a wonderful evening.
Al and Jan Laird always enjoy the dinner cruise.
Jerry Cowick and Sonia came back again this year.
Linda and Jay are enjoying their dessert.
Jeff and Jim Albsmeyer have the sun in their eyes.
Stanley & Shirley Davidson
have been on all of the Valley dinner cruises.
Andrea and Rick Epley anticipating a trip through the buffet line.
Rosemary McNeil and Andy Davidson with the sun on their backs.
Paul and Betty have enjoyed the evening with friends.
Chuck and Carolyn Barber were happy to join the group this
Bryn and Terry Fine celebrating their anniversary with the Barbers.
Marie and Russell Lawson have been on several dinner cruises.
Gary and Nancy Akers were guests of the Lawsons.
Charlie and Carol thinking about SC at Rochester, NY next week.
Randy and Sherry on top deck for the end of a wonderful cruise.
Scottish Rite Day, November 12, 2016
Larry Gorrell at Registration.
J.T. explaining lighting effects & Tanner Arntzen on the sound
150th Anniversary class members waiting to receive medallions.
2nd group of 150th anniversary class for medallions.
Woody explaining Knights of St. Andrew.
The lunch looks good.
Mark Vincent as Abraham Lincoln.
Guards for the President.
Cast for "Last Full Measure."
Scenic Historian, Wendy Waszut-Barrett.
A closer look at the scenery.
A City Winter scene.
Steven M. Ham, our candidate for the day.
Soup, sandwich, and dessert wrap up the day.