Mrs. Chinlund studied at the National College of Education in Illinois and taught professionally for a few years. She also volunteered as head librarian at the Peninsula Regent retirement community in San Mateo.
She and Daniel, her husband of 41 years, moved to Menlo Park in 1969. Mr. Chinlund died in 1980. The couple had two children, Nancy and Gordon, three grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
The service will be held at Menlo Park Presbyterian Church at 950 Santa Cruz Ave. at 2 p.m. The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Boys and Girls Club of San Francisco, 55 Hawthorne St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94105, or to the church.