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Rev. Nelson James Irving, 81, passed away on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago. He was born in Tulsa, OK in 1936 and received his BA from Tulsa University, followed by his Masters of Divinity from the Phillips Theological Seminary in Enid, OK. Pastor Irving served churches in Missouri, Nebraska, Tennessee and Illinois. He served Community Christian Church in Lincolnshire, IL from 1972-1984 and again from 1997 until his retirement in 2004, after which he served as Minister Emeritus until his death. Surviving are his wife Ann; 2 daughters, Joy Irving Snyder of Kansas City, MO and Rebecca Irving of St. Petersburg, FL; 3 grandchildren, Travis and Marisa Snyder and Sara Casagrande; 2 stepchildren, Jane (Brian) Eaton and Frank (Mary) Myers; 3 stepgrandchildren, Christopher Eaton, Samantha and Morgan Myers. He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Nina Irving and by his brother Don. A memorial service will be held at 2 PM, Sunday, July 15, 2018 at the Community Christian Church, 1970 Riverwoods Road, Lincolnshire, IL 60069 with a reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the CCC Memorial Fund. Arrangements are by the Burnett-Dane Funeral Home in Libertyville. Info, 847-362-3009 or share a memory at www.burnettdane.com.
Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald from July 6 to July 13, 2018
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