Tony Shinn (foreground, right) of Glendale, Calif., his younger brother Archie Shinn (standing, 4th from left) of Burbank, Calif. and Rolly Santos (foreground, left) of San Marino, Calif.
Visited John & Floramay Shinn at their residence in Covina, Calif. last May 12. John (inset, bottom left) is the oldest among the seven Shinn brothers while Archie is the youngest. Also on hand (but not pictured) were brothers Raymond Shinn of Glendale, Calif., Joseph Shinn of Sun Valley, Calif. and sisters Darlene Shinn-Climaco of Brea, Calif. and Monina Shinn of Glendale, Calif.
Two of John's brothers, Chat Shinn and Francis (Nonito) Shinn did not make it as they are presently in Zamboanga City. Francis (Binky) Shinn Jr. (wearing yellow shirt), son of Nonito Shinn, was there too as well as John's sons Kenny (standing, far left), Joby (standing, far right) and John III (Boboy), founder & editor of L.A. Zamboanga Times.
Also present were Jonas Suaso (standing, 5th from left), his wife Nenie Enriquez-Suaso (standing, 3rd from left) and next to her their son Paolo. The Suasos are in town to visit friends and relatives.