Adele Silva Choppin
Adele Silva Choppin
  • July 1, 1920 - June 16, 2017
  • Houston, Texas

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Adele Silva Choppin, age 96, passed away on Friday, June 16, 2017 in Houston, Texas. A New Orleans native, she was born on July 1, 1920 to Emile de Smit Silva and Mary Arthemise Manning Silva.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Victor Choppin; her sisters Mary Arthemise Silva Andre, Dorothy Silva Rousset, and Flora Silva Scott, and her brothers, Emile Manning Silva, Walter Silva and her twin, Foster Silva; and by her step-son William Choppin.

She is survived by her step-children, Evelyn Choppin Solonas, Paul Choppin and Barbara Choppin Henry; and by her seven nieces, 9 nephews, 29 great-nieces and nephews, and 39 great-great nieces and nephews.

Adele was a retired legal secretary.

Adele will be remembered as a wonderful, loving and strong woman. She will always hold a special place in her family’s hearts.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home in New Orleans, Louisiana on Monday, June 26, 2017 at 1:00 PM. Visitation will begin at 11:00 AM until the service begins. Interment will follow in All Saints Mausoleum in Metairie Cemetery.