Brother David R. Gisler was born on May 13, 1942 in Peru, Illinois. As a teenager he joined the local DeMolay Chapter where he was exposed to the philosophy of Masonry. He was made a Master Mason on November 7, 1964 in St. John’s Lodge #13 in Peru, Illinois at the young age of 22 years. He affiliated as a Plural Member in Irving Lodge #1218 on April 11, 1995. He retired from Freeman Decorating Co. to spend more time with the Lodge and attention to his family. Brother Gisler also spends time with his favorite sport of golf where he also works part time. He purchased an Endowed Membership in Irving Lodge in 2003.
He first held an office in the Lodge as the Junior Steward in 2008. As he progress through the line of officers, he also attended the Grand Lodge Warden’s Retreat and Leadership Training Course in 2011. With a natural course of progression, Brother Gisler will become Worshipful Master of Irving Lodge on June 29, 2013. The address and phone number for David and his wife Jill are listed with the officers on this bulletin. We wish Brother David the best in health and happiness for him and his family during the coming year.