John Hinds John (Jack) Granville Hinds, 65, of Santa Rosa, died Wednesday in a local hospital after a brief illness. At his request, no services will be held. Hinds, a native of Sacramento, lived in Sonoma County most of his life and was a graduate of Santa Rosa High School and Junior College. An accountant, he worked at H & C Metals since 1974. Earlier, he had owned a general contracting firm and a chain of fast food restaurants.
He was a past president of the Active 20-30 Club of Santa Rosa #50, the 30-Up Club and the Optimist Club. Surviving are his’ wife, Edith E. Hinds, Santa Rosa; daughters, Kathy McGill, Virginia Donham, Carol Hinds and Liz Hinds, all of Santa Rosa, Jeanne Collinsworth, Miranda, and Anne Sprague, Reno, Nev.; sons, John Hinds, Carson City, Nev. Charles Hinds, South Lake Tahoe, Scott Hinds, Windsor, Richard Hinds, Santa Rosa, and David Hinds, Reno, Nev.; sister, Jewell Fryklund, Placerville, and 12 grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Neptune Society was in charge of arrangements. The family prefers memorial donations be made to the American Diabetes Association, Sonoma County Chapter, 3033 Cleveland Ave., Santa Rosa 95401.
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