Paul Wilson Willis was born April 22, 1918. He was made a Master Mason in Irving Lodge #1218 on March 15, 1943. He was recognized as a 50 Year Member by Grand Lodge in March, 1993. After 67 plus years as a Master Mason, Brother Willis answered the call of the Death Angel on July 2, 2010.
E. H. “Ed” Waldrum, Jr. was born June 2, 1927. He was Raised a Master Mason on January 30, 1953 in Faith Lodge #1158 in Wichita Falls, Texas. He affiliated with Irving Lodge #1218 on June 11, 1957. Brother Waldrum was presented the 50 Year Masonic Service Award in Irving Lodge on October 16, 2002. He joined his Savior in Heaven on July 22, 2010.
“All the pain and grief is over, Every restless tossing passed; I am now at peace forever, Safely home in heaven at last.”
(excerpt from poem “Safely Home”, author unknown)
We dedicate this bulletin to the memory of Paul W. Willis and Ed H. Waldrum. Their souls have gone to heaven but their memory remains in our hearts.