Mizpah Shrine Past Potentates

We honor our Past Potentates, who have led Mizpah for over 100 years.  All have knelt before the alter and served as leader of our fraternity.  Many have gone before us to our creator, yet many great remain to serve along side us again...

Year Name Year Name
*1910-12 E.H. Merritt *1969 Dr. Paul L. Stier
*1913 Arthur F. Hall *1970 Robert L. Welker, 33
*1914 Walter E. Cook *1971 Donald R. Parrish, 33
*1915-16 Byron H. Somers *1972 Oral Ice, 33
*1917 M.S. Mahurin *1973 Maurice M. Johnson
*1918-19 E.H. Kilbourne *1974 Robert M. Kopper, 33
*1920 C.H. Gumpper 1975 John R. Dragoo, MD, 33
*1921-22 Charles A. Meigs *1976 Elmer MacDonald, 33
*1923 Edward A. Wagner *1977 Milton J. Johnson
*1924 George W. Gillie *1978 Jean W. Spear
*1925 Robert Koerber, 33 1979 Donald B. Scott
*1926 Herbert L. Somers *1980 Gene B. Lee, 33
*1927-30 James H. Haberly *1981 Ralph H. Bentz
*1931 Robert H. Klaehn *1982 Walter A. Freeman
*1932-33 Ermin P. Ruf *1983 Dorman K. Walker
*1934 David Erwin *1984 Ronald VanHoozen
*1935-37 Carl H. Pierson *1985 Theodore G. Hill
*1938 Carl H. Pierson *1986 A.C. Hanauer
*1939 Guy S. Means *1987 Robert U. Johnson
*1940 Karl C. Eberly 1988 Richard L. Johnson
*1941 Walter H. Meyer *1989 C. Thomas Lewis
*1942 Lawrence E. Vetter *1990 Thomas L. Goss, MSA
*1943 W. Neuenschwander, 33 1991 Charles E. Bowers
*1944 F.A. Bennett 1992 Ronald J. Harruff, 33
*1945 Herbert E. Weil, 33 1993 Eldon O. Paul
*1946 George J. Miller 1994 Alfred J. Edwards, 33
*1947 John A. Palmer 1995 Wm . Ulmer, MSA
*1948 W. Edward Greer *1996 Joel A. Working, 33
*1949 Kenneth G. Matchette 1997 Steven R. Johnson
*1950 Verne V. Mitchell 1998 James A. Lobsiger
*1951 Don F. Cameron 1999 John R. Hall, 33
*1952 Robert L. Day 2000 Dan A. Dickey
*1953 Edward J. Ford 2001 Thomas T. King
*1953 Lowell B. Gardner *2002 Chester L. Simon, 33
*1954 Edwin R. Thomas, 33 2003 Wayne H. Bentz, MSA
*1955 William C. Wright *2004 Donald H. Heck
*1956 Herman Phillips 2005 Duane R. Targgart
*1957 Paul Anderson 2006 Donald M. Wadkins
*1958 Ralph Troyer 2007 Michael R. Busche
*1959 Elmer W. Parker, 33 2008 Larry L. Chapel, MSA
*1960 Lowell  L. Pefley 2009 David Yarde, II
*1961 Richard E. Means 2010 Roger L. Weaver, MSA
*1962 David H. Hochstetler 2011 Ellis G. Ryan, MSA
*1963 Joseph W. Fuzy, Jr 2012 Owen Stiles
*1964 W. Don White 2013 Michael Hardiek
*1965 Frank O. Rarick 2014 Steve Cowen, MSA
*1966 Daniel I. Weickel 2015 Gary W. Soblotne
1967 William R. Klaehn, 33 2016 Jerry Freewalt
*1968 Fred S. Ehrman    

* Denotes Black Camel
 
* Denotes Black Camel