Masonic Emblem

Friendship Lodge No. 84
A.F. & A.M.


Hagerstown Masonic Temple

Masonic Bodies

  Friendship Lodge No. 84, A.F. & A.M.

  Ithiel Chapter No. 27, R.A.M.

  Palestine Council No. 16, R. & S.M.

  St. Bernard Commandery No. 9, K.T.

  Queen Esther Chapter No. 3, O.E.S.

  Bethel No. 26, Jobs Daughters

  Board of Managers,
  Masonic Temple Association

    Information for Renting the

    "All You Can Eat" Spaghetti Dinner


  Directions to the Masonic Temple

  Links to Other Sites


Masonic Information

What's A Mason?

Who Are The Masons?
And What Do They Do?

Famous Masons

To The New Mason's Lady

Brother to Brother

Royal Arch Masonry

Cryptic Masons

Purpose & Activities
of the Knights Templar


Masonic Charities

Royal Arch Research Assistance

Cryptic Masons Medical
Research Foundation


  Chartered May 22, 1827

Stated Communications
Second and Fourth Mondays, 7:30 P.M.


2005 Officers

Worshipful Master

William C. Shank

Senior Warden

Richard H. Sanders

Junior Warden

Roger P. Douglas, P.M.


Terry L. Smith


Robert A. Rauth, P.M.


William H. Staley


David W. Litten, P.M.

Senior Deacon

James W. Staley

Junior Deacon

Carliss E. Eby

Senior Steward

Marlin R. Barnhart

Junior Steward



Living Past Masters

1951 William H. Reisner, Jr.
1962 Sheldon P. Lawson
1963 Paul R. Athey
1968 Harry E. Gouff, Jr.
1970 John W. Leggett, III
1971 Robert P. Wyant
1973 Durbin B. College
1974 David W. Litten
1978, 1979 Paul W. Palmer
1979, 1981 Donald R. Johnston
1980 Dennis W. Martin
1982, 1987 Earl J. Gooding, W.P.G.P.
1984, 1985 Harvey L. Hogamier
1986 Harold E. Bitner
1988, 2002 R. Joseph White, W.P.S.G.D.
1990 M. Robert Wheatley
1991, 1994 David L. Kane, W.P.G.D.C.
1992, 1993 Jay W. Hodges
1995, 1996 C. Thomas Brown, Sr.
1997 Malcolm A. McCoy
1998, 2003 Roger P. Douglas
1999 Robert A. Rauth
2001 Royden P. Gilleo
2004, 2005 William C. Shank