Roger E. Cathel was raised to the sublime degree of Master Mason in Euclid Lodge # 58 in May of 2000. Joined Great Falls Chapter No. 9, Royal Arch Masons; Great Falls Chapter No. 4, Cryptic Masons; and Black Eagle Commandery No. 8, Knights Templar shortly after being raised a MM and received the Order of the Temple on November 30, 2000. Has served as High Priest, Illustrious Master and Eminent Commander of his local York Rite bodies. SK Roger was appointed to the Grand Commandery line by PGC Ted E. Williams in 2002: being elected Grand Commander for 2012 - 2013.
Was married to Shannon (Shipstead) Cathel on August 6, 2011 in a beautiful ceremony at the Great Falls Masonic Temple. Grand Prelate Dewey Goering (2012 - 2013) presided at the ceremony. Roger and Shannon have a beautiful little girl - Hannah who was born on July 30, 2012.
Roger was elected to serve the Cryptic Masons of Montana as the Most Illustrious Grand Master 2018 - 2019 on June 1st, 2018.