June 09, 2021

[CALEDONIA] Tyro Lodge No. 12 A.F. & A.M. held their second awards presentation and dinner as part of their regular monthly meeting on Saturday, May 29, 2021 in the Lodge Dining Hall.

Some 25 persons were present for the dinner and award recognition. The delicious dinner was furnished by Tyro’s Worshipful Master Joseph Tiefenauer and his wife Pam. After the dinner all brothers and guests were invited upstairs to the Lodge hall where Worshipful Master Tiefenauer asked everyone to join in saying the Pledge of Allegiance; after which he invited the recipients to the alter for their recognition.

The service awards were given to brothers that had 45, 35 and 15 years of service to Tyro Lodge; present were:

45 YEARS – R.W. Brother Irvin J. Schamel

35 YEARS – R.W. Bro. Gary A. Causey received his 35 year pin from Worshipful Master Jackson Joseph Tiefenauer.

15 YEARS – R.W. Bro. Randy G. Wells and R.W. Bro. Gale Wells

Tyro Lodge No. 12 A.F. & A.M. is the oldest Lodge West of the Mississippi River on its original charter.