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Old Tymers Night

May 02, 2017

At the annual Old Tymer's Night, Shuniah Lodge honoured V. Wor. Bro. George W. Morton

V. W. Bro. George W. Morton was born in London Ontario. He was educated there and after schooling started with A.&P. working in many stores throughout southern Ontario. He moved to Thunder Bay in 1980 and became the manager of Grandview A.&P. He was to stay for 3 or 4 years and then return east, that was 37 years ago. George worked 49 years with A.&P. before retiring. He was married to his wife Lois and had three children, Susan, Craig and Jeff.

He was initiated into Shuniah Lodge in 1982, and became Master 1992. He served as District Secretary in 2009. George is active in Scottish Rite, being raised to 33rd degree in 2005. After his retirement he pursued many hobbies, including gardening, stamp collecting and picture framing.


Pictures of the Event

Head Table

Left to Right:

Wor. Bro. George Bruley (DoC), Wor. Master Bill Deadman (IPM), The honouree, V. Wor. Bro. George Morton

Left to Right:

Wor. Master John Watson, Rt. Wor. Bro. Neil Lundberg (DDGM), Bro. David Lowe (SW)


Left to Right:

Wor. Bro. Daryl Tuck, Wor. Master John Watson, V. Wor. Bro. George Morton, Rt. Wor. Bro. Neil Lundberg (DDGM), Wor. Bro. Eric Augustine


Wor. Bro. Daryl Tuck - 25 year certificate and pin as a Mason

V. Wor. Bro. George Morton - 25 year certificate and pin as a Past Master

Wor. Bro. Eric Augustine - 40 year pin as a Mason

Not Present for the Event

Wor. Bro. Murdo McNiven - 70 year certificate and pin as a Mason

Bro. Eric Peterson - celebrating his 100th birthday this month