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About Ohio's 5th Masonic District

Covering Fulton, Williams, Defiance, and Henry Counties in Northwest Ohio, the Fabulous Fifth Masonic District exists for the benefit of the blue lodges in the district, their members, and guests. 

Liberty Center 518 Annual Inspection

The district 5 inspection season came to a spectacular end Thursday night with a visit from our Grand Master.  Most Worshipful Brother Steven M. Grindle was in attendance at Liberty Center Lodge #518 to see Bro. Clark Myles passed to the degree of Fellowcraft.  WB Doug Cook had a packed house with 41 visitors traveling from 3 different districts.  Fulton Lodge #248 was awarded the traveling trophy with 10 brothers present.

Napoleon Lodge No. 256 Annual Inspection

Congratulations on an amazing FC degree to W.B. Bob Morrison and the Officers of Napoleon Lodge. A great night for fellowship, refreshments, and their legendary Jiggs Dinner! 

Sycamore Lodge No. 520 Annual Inspection

Sherwood Lodge 620 Annual Inspection

Hicksville Lodge 478 Annual Inspection

What a great night of Masonry in Hicksville. We got treated to an amazing EA degree and inspection, had the company of the Grand Master and other grand lodge officers, and some amazing pizza after. Congratulations Officers of Hicksville 478! Also congrats to Sycamore 520 on taking home the traveling trophy. Next inspection is Sherwood next Friday in EA. 

Omega Lodge 564 Annual Inspection

Worshipful Master Chase Williams and the Brothers of Omega Lodge 564 welcome Brother Jacob Rodriquez as our newest Master Mason.  The next stop on the inspection trial goes through Hicksville on March 1st as we continue the task of Building Brotherhood. 

Bryan Lodge 2023 Inspection

Last night in the district, WB Rick Snyder and the Officers of Bryan Lodge 215 put on a great FC degree for their Annual Inspection.  Well done brothers!  Edon Lodge 474 took home the traveling trophy as well. The next inspection is 7:00 pm on Friday, February 10, where Sherwood 620 will inspect in the EA degree.  Hope to see you on the road then brothers!

Wauseon Lodge 2023 Inspection

What a night for freemasons in the 5th District! We got to witness Wauseon Lodge 349 inspect in EA alongside the Grand Master, MWB Steve Grindle. An amazing job by WB Jason Simon and the officers of Wauseon. Fulton Lodge #248 F & AM took home the traveling trophy with 11 Brothers in attendance. Bryan Lodge inspects in FC this Friday at 7pm. Travel often!

Fulton Lodge 2023 Inspection

The Inspection trail runs through Delta as the Brothers of the 5th District packed into Fulton Lodge #248 to welcome Brother Brian Creps as our district's newest Master Mason .  Congratulations Brother and welcome aboard!


District Deputy Grand Masters
R.W.B. Larry Lyne
Napoleon Lodge #256
R.W.B. Martin Lawrence
Sycamore Lodge #520
District Education Officers
W.B. James E. Parsons
Liberty Center Lodge #518
W.B. John Seabolt
Fulton Lodge #248
District Advisor
R.W.B. Robert R. Rettig
Napoleon Lodge #256
District Education Chair
R.W.B. Darrell Miller
Hicksville Lodge #478
W.B. Walter Harper, Jr.
Sycamore Lodge #520
1st Vice President
W.B. Josh Chapin
Edon Lodge #474
2nd Vice President
W.B. Dennis Richardson
Wauseon Lodge #349
W.B. Craig Szczublewski
707 Main St
Delta, OH 43515
Fulton Lodge #248
R.W.B. Douglas W. Eis
Napoleon Lodge #256
District Membership Chairman
R.W.B. Paul Kelly
Bryan Lodge #215
W.B. Craig Szczublewski
Fulton Lodge #248