Last Sunday afternoon the Revere Lodge of Elks #1171 hosted their annual installation of officers for 2022-2023 at their Shirley Avenue location. Lodges from Medford/Malden, Winthrop and Saugus/Everett were on hand to help with the installation and support their brothers and sisters from the Revere Lodge. Following the installation ceremony, a delicious buffet dinner was served.
Treasurer Anessa Schena is shown with her parents, Sharron and Anthony, and daughter Alivia.
Esteemed Leading Knight Michelle Trickett, Esteemed Loyal Knight Rob Piercy, Makayla Trickett and Mia Piercy
DJ Arthur Dauwer and his dad Billy Dauwer
Moe Mahoney with his daughter Mary Mahoney and Laura Evans (District Deputy Grand Exalted Ruler)
Exalted Ruler Sandra DeFrancisco with her family: Stephanie Milheirao, Shawn Darling, Shayla Darling, Michael DeFrancisco, Rosemary DeFrancisco, Robin DeFrancisco-Oliveira, Grace Boczencowski and Ava Darling.
Exalted Ruler Sandra DeFrancisco (third from right) and her officers: Anthony Giachinta, Trisha Bryant, Tillmon McNeal, Past Exalted Ruler Jewel Martin and Richard White; back row: Maureen Lee, Anessa Schena, Gene Hannon, Daniel Powell Sr. and Laura Smith.
Past Exalted Ruler Jewel Martin (right) presents her awards: Horace Haynes “Elk of the Year,” Al Terminiello Jr. “Distinguished Citizen of the Year” and Anessa Schena “Officer of the Year.”
Newly installed Exalted Ruler Sandra DeFrancisco presents Past Exalted Ruler Jewel Martin flowers from the Lodge for her outstanding dedication to the fraternity.
Exalted Ruler Sandra DeFrancisco is officially presented to the Lodge as the newly installed Exalted Ruler with a standing ovation.
Ken Rice presents Exalted Ruler Sandra DeFrancisco her jewel of office and congratulates her on her election.
Loyal Knight Bob Piercy receives his jewel of office.
Exalted Ruler Sandra DeFrancisco and the officers of Lodge 1171 take their oath of office from Chairman of the Ritual Committee Ken Rice.
Elk officers: Frank Pazyra, Rich White and Horace Haynes.
Trustee Trish Bryant is shown with Moe Mahoney and Ward 2 Councillor Ira Novoselsky.