Falls Chapter #245, Order of the Eastern Star, held its annual inspection on April 17 at the Cuyahoga Falls Masonic Center. 2012 Worthy Matron Diana Bray, and Associate Patron William Murphy welcomed over 70 guests and officers to the special meeting. Inspecting Officer was Susan Schenck of Aurora, Deputy Grand Matron of District 2.
Special honor was given to the gathering by the attendance of Past Grand Patron Bruce Hansford. In addition, 3 grand representatives of other grand jurisdictions in Ohio were represented, including Peggy Lott, from Bolivia, Sandy Hyde, from New Mexico, and Mary Boston, from North Dakota.
A reception with refreshments followed the meeting. The main dining room was decorated in red, white and blue in keeping with the Chapter’s 2012 Theme—America, “God Shed His Grace on Thee.”
The annual inspection provides a special opportunity for the members of Falls Chapter to renew friendships with Eastern Star members around District 2, which includes Summit, Portage, Mahoning and Trumbull Counties.