Brothers and Sisters in Christ,
Rev. Harvey Chinn died on Sunday, July 19, 2015. He is survived by his wife, Betty Chinn; by three children: Harvey Chinn Jr. of Bozeman, MT, Elizabeth Buford of Salem, OR, and Margaret Chinn of Montgomery Village, MD; by three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Condolences may be sent to Betty Chinn, 2820 3rd Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95818.
The memorial service will be held on Friday, July 31 at 11:00 am at Faith UMC, 3600 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95816.
Harvey spent time in both the Northern Indiana and Rocky Mountain Conferences before coming to California-Nevada in 1953. In this conference he served Oakland, Sacramento: First, and Sacramento: Faith. Harvey also served for 25 years as the Executive Director of the California Council on Alcohol Problems. He retired from the California-Nevada Conference in 1985.
Memorial gifts may be sent in Harvey’s name to California Council on Alcohol Problems, 803 Vallejo Drive, Sacramento, CA 95818.
Bishop Warner Brown
P.O. Box 980250
West Sacramento, CA 95798-0250