Wadih C. Saab Chapter Holds 85th Installation of Officers And Inducts New Officers And Members of Advisory Council
Wadih C. Saab Chapter conducted its 85th Installation of Officers for Term-B 2017 last June 4, 2017 at the Maguindanao Masonic Temple along Capistrano-Pacana Streets in Cagayan de Oro City.
The new set of officers of the DeMolay Chapter were: Brother Beethoven Moises P. Go as Master Councilor; Brother Kharl Joeren A. Vercede as Senior Councilor; Brother Al-Hussaine M. Dimaporo as Junior Councilor; Brother Felber Angelo M. Cepeda as Scribe and Abdul Rashid M. Balindong, Jr. as Treasurer.
Brother Kim Bryan G. Santos, Outgoing Master Councilor, led the Installing Dignitaries as Installing Officer withBrother Maverick Eliezer U. Olifernes , PMC, as Installing Senior Councilor; Brother Chevalier Earl Anthony I. Lolo, PMC, as Installing Junior Councilor; Brother Julian Clement M. Tan, PMC, as Installing Senior Deacon; Brother Andrew G. Celis as Installing Chaplain; Brother Chevalier John Dexter I. Halibas, PMC, as Installing Marshal; and Brother Legionnaire and Chevalier Alvin L. Llanderal as Adjutant.
Also, DeMolay Legionnaire Quirino B. Parilla, Executive Officer for Region X-A of the Supreme Council, Order of DeMolay installed the new set of officers and members of the Advisory Council of Wadih C. Saab Chapter led by the following: Brother Chevalier Jude Thaddeus T. Tan, PMC, as the Chairman with Brother Jeremy D. Talampas, PMC, as Vice Chairman; Brother Ryan Jay G. Santos as Chapter Advisor; Brother Chevalier Fernando “Mike” Montalban as Associate Chapter Advisor; Brother Legionnaire and Chevalier Alvin L. Llanderal as Secretary of the Council; Dad Jerry O. Booc as Treasurer; and Brother Jo Ranario as Auditor. The following Brethren were likewise installed as advisors for the ensuing term; Brother Legionnaire and Chevalier Teodoro T. Halibas, COH and Jurisdictional Vice President for Northern Mindanao, DAAP, for Ritual Proficiency; Brother Legionnaire and Chevalier Ben-Hur Q. Dela Torre, COH, for Honors and Awards; Brother Gene “Bong” Bass, PMC, for Membership, Brother Rael V. Yap for Activities; Brother Gerbie B. Gabutan for Athletics; Brother Clyde D. Talampas for Masonic and Public Relations; and Brothers Joel Dexter C. Nagtalon, Garry Banac, Joseph Hamilton M. Cuevas, Yohan Agustin and Ignatius R. Bollozos for Legal Affairs.
After the installation ceremony, the banquet dinner and fraternal fellowship followed at a restaurant nearby. Wadih C. Saab Chapter, Order of DeMolay (Cagayan de Oro City) is sponsored by the Maguindanao Lodge No. 40 F&AM, Macajalar Lodge No. 184 F&AM, Mindanao Bodies Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite, and Maguindanao Masonic Temple Association.