Founders' cemetery program, 08-12-1996
Masonic restoration ceremony, August 12, 1996
honoring a community's heritage
St. John's Cemetery, St. John Street Monticello, New York
FLAG SALUTE - Arnold Levy

WELCOME - Anthony Lubniewski, Senior Warden (representing Samuel "Moish" Kleinberger, Master)

INVOCATION - David Silverman, Chaplain

WELCOMING ADDRESS - Jens V. Meyer, District Deputy Grand Master

MASTER OF CEREMONIES - Thomas Rue, Secretary of Monticello Lodge #532 and chairman of Lodge History Committee

PROCLAMATION - from Senator Charles D. Cook

GUESTS OF HONOR - Norman E. Moon, Junior Grand Warden and Gary A. Henningsen, Grand Secretary and past Grand Master of Masons in the State of New York

SPEAKER - Dr. Robert Havlena, DSW, director of mental health, Sullivan County Division of Social & Community Mental Hygiene Services - "Building Today's Community"

SPEAKER - Bert Feldman, assistant professor of local history, Sullivan County Community College; Senior Editor, The River Reporter; member, Liberty Lodge No. 521 - "Local Freemasonry"

KEYNOTE SPEAKER - Burton Ledina, past District Deputy Grand Master (1984-85); Sullivan County Court Judge; member, Fallsburg Lodge No. 1122 - "Keeping Up With The Joneses"

PRESENTATION OF CERTIFICATES OF APPRECIATION - Jens V. Meyer, District Deputy Grand Master - to 21 local people who have volunteered time working in the historic "abandoned" portion of the cemetery.

BENEDICTION - David Silverman, Chaplain

CLOSING - Anthony Lubniewski, Senior Warden