The Widows Sons Masonic Riding Association

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The Widows Sons Masonic Riding Association

Chapter Name: Brothers of the 3rd Degree

Motto - “Meet on the Level & Part Upon the Square”

The primary purpose of founding the Widows Sons is to aid and assist widows and orphans of Master Masons. The secondary purpose was to provide a social and fraternal outlet for Freemasons who ride and desire to socialize with and travel the open roads with their brethren as well as introducing Freemasonry to the world of motorcycles and motorcycling to the world of Freemasonry.

Roster of riders appearing in the video

all of the following were present at the degree and are founding members as well

President: Alan Nielsen

Vice-President: Fred Lumbert

Secretary: John Gonsalves

Treasurer/Safety Officer: Steve Jacobs

Sargent-at-Arms: Dan Olufson

Road Captain: Halby “Buster” Garrison



Will Freeney

Kevin Long

Bill McBroome

Bill Walser


Present in video and Masons but not members of Widows Sons

Bro. Rocky Clark (FC)

Bro. Ethan Jacobs (MM)

Bro: Gary English (FC and candidate for degree that evening)


Not present at degree or in video but an “Honorary Member” of The Widows Sons: Tom Moe


Also, The Widows Sons will have the “High Bars and Low Cars” fundraiser for Senior Citizens Meals on Wheels next Thursday, July 5th 2012.  It is in conjunction with the Free Concert Series in Eureka on Thursday nights at the foot of C street