Trinidad Leon Chamberlain

November 27, 1929 to May 31, 2018

Sis. Trinidad Leon Chamberlain, known to many as “Trinie,” passed away on May 31st, 2018, at the age of 88 years.

Trini was born November 27th, 1929 to Ignacio and Isabel Leon. As a native of San Diego, Sis. Chamberlain attended San Diego High School and graduated in 1947.

She met her husband Charles Chamberlain, Jr “Chuck” at the USO in downtown San Diego. They married in 1953 in Yuma, AZ and raised 5 children. She received the gift of the Holy Ghost in 1954, with her husband receiving the Holy Ghost in 1955, thus beginning their path serving God.  In 1962 they helped build the Pentecostal Church in Imperial Beach, where her husband pastored for 5 years, from there they went on to work in Spring Valley where her husband pastored for 7 years.

She served as a minister’s wife for many years and enjoyed living for the Lord. She served as Sunday school teacher, Ladies Auxiliary Leader and led many bake sales and fund raisers for the Church. She became a member of Revival Tabernacle, now known as the Anchor Church in 1975.

She is preceded in death by siblings Antonio, Ignacio, Manuel, and George and also by her son Carl.

She is survived by her siblings, Alice, Joe and Johnny, her sons Charlie, Paul, Stephen and daughter Lori, and by her 10 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.

There will be a viewing on Wednesday June 6th, 2018 between 4pm and 8pm and a Memorial Service in honor of Trinidad Leon Chamberlain will be held at 1pm, on Thursday, June 7th, at The Anchor Church, 1765 Pentecost Way, San Diego CA 92105 with Pastor James Larson officiating.

Food and fellowship to follow immediately after the memorial service in the Annex.

Memorial donations in memory of Sis. Chamberlain can be made to the American Cancer Society


  • Date: June 6, 2018
  • Time: 4:00pm to 8:00pm
  • Location: The Anchor Church
  • Address: 1765 Pentecost Way San Diego, CA 92105
  • Directions: The Anchor Church

Celebration of Life

  • Date: June 7, 2018
  • Time: 1:00pm
  • Location: The Anchor Church
  • Address: 1765 Pentecost Way San Diego, CA 92105
  • Directions: The Anchor Church

I miss you so much grandma. You were the rock of our family and held everyone together. You were the best grandmother we could ever ask for. I'm going to miss your stories, talks, and prayers. Thank you for loving us all so much. I know you are in a better place and free from suffering now. I will miss you always and love you forever.

Jessica on June 20, 2018

My prayers for family and friends

Peg on June 12, 2018

Thankyou mom you took great care of us all from the start and showed us your love with a warm heart. Your belief in God kept you strong while teach us all right from wrong. When we were in doubt, were troubled and had problems to solve you were there to listen snd help us all. You were there to lift us up whenbwe were feeling blue, thank you mom for we could count on you. You were an awesome mother like no other. Thank you mom for your deep sweet love now watch out for us from the heaven above. We will miss you

Paul Chamberlain on June 08, 2018

I am praying for all of you and am sorry for your loss. Mrs. Chamberlain is who I think of when I think of a Godly person who lived on this earth. She is rejoicing with the Lord now.🙏

Patsy Smith Griffin on June 06, 2018