About Us

Historical Timeline

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