About Us

History

1961

First inquiries made of area Masons to gauge interest in instituting a Masonic lodge in Helotes, Texas. Sufficient interest lacking, these efforts were curtailed.


1972

The request for a Petition of Dispensation from the Grand Lodge of Texas to form a Lodge in Helotes is supported by eight-five area Masons.


1973

Helotes Brothers approved a motion to convene regular lodge meetings at Prospect Hill Lodge #1247.


1974

Helotes Lodge #1429 is constituted; lodge charter read and lodge charter officers installed.


1983

May 12th: New lodge building cornerstone leveled.


1984

July 14th: Official Lodge dedication ceremony
July 16th: First stated meeting in the new lodge building.
July 21st: First officer installation in the new lodge building.


Masters of Helotes Lodge

2018-2019 Jason Gilmore

2017-2018 Gil Villanueva

2016-2017 Richard Davey

2015-2016 Robert Norman

2014-2015 John Kerr

2013-2014 David Boudreau

2012-2013 Jon Anderson

2011-2012 Larry Smith

2010-2011 Tom Fugate

2009-2010 Alan Mangrum

2008-2009 Mark Holland

2007-2008 Bill Honderd

2006-2007 Joe Estlack

2005-2006 Don Brooks

2004-2005 John Toups

2003-2004 Larry Busby

2002-2003 Boyd Kramer

2001-2002 Joe Valenzuela

2000-2001 Larry Busby

1999-2000 Brian McKibbin

1998-1999 Harold Jones

1997-1998 Emilo Gutierrez

1996-1997 Lynn Hackerson

1995-1996 Lester Felter

1994-1995 Adam Apolinar

1993-1994 Tom Styles

1992-1993 Dennis Clardy

1991-1992 Milton James

1990-1991 Charles Whetstone

1989-1990 Sam Pantoja, Jr.

1988-1989 Lyle Hackerson

1987-1988 Bobby Jackson

1986-1987 Ronald Sowers

1985-1986 Ray Robinson

1984-1985 Elliot Berg

1983-1984 James Worley

1982-1983 Kenneth Smith

1981-1982 James Condrey

1980-1981 Elmer Teague

1979-1980 Fritz Brooks

1978-1979 William Mathews

1977-1978 Raymond Lieck

1976-1977 Andy Hentschel

1975-1976 Jack Howard

1974-1975 Joe O. Estlack

1973-1974 Milton James