Historic Day for Hope Abbey Mausoleum

EUGENE, Ore. — A historic building at the Eugene Masonic Cemetery is re-opening to the public just in time for Memorial Day. The Hope Abbey Mausoleum celebrated its 100th Anniversary Saturday with a re-dedication. The Egyptian-styled mausoleum is open all weekend for tours, refreshments, and various activities. Flags will also fly on all veterans’ graves. … Continue reading »

Storm Damages Masonic Cemetery

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene’s first cemetery is still working through the damage of February’s winter weather. Staff say the ice storm took quite a toll on the centuries old Eugene Masonic Cemetery. More than a month later, fallen limbs and trees still litter the grounds. Volunteer crews are working hard to clean things up. “Eugene … Continue reading »