Adele Gomez Choina, age 77 years, passed away on Friday February 8, 2013.
Beloved wife and dance partner of the late, Nevell A. Choina Jr., after 51 years of marriage.
Loving mother of Christopher Choina, Gregory Choina (and wife, Cindy) , Russell Choina and Linda Michel (and husband, Claude III).
Devoted grandmother of Jamie Lynn Choina, Lesley C. Bischoff (and husband, Kenneth Jr.), Theresa Ann Michel and Claude Thomas Michel IV( and girlfriend, Misty).
Proud great-grandmother of Kolten Joseph Bischoff and Malayna Lynn Michel.
Daughter of the late Cecile Fannin Gomez and Louis Gomez.
Sister of Daniel L. and James C. Gomez and the late Dorothy G. Herbig and Donald R. Gomez.
Also survived by nieces, nephews other relatives and countless friends, all whose many lives she touched throughout the years.
Adele was a Parishioner of St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Pearl River, Louisiana. She spent her life raising her four children and spoiling all the children who came later.
She never missed a good time, loved dancing, visiting the zoo with her grandchildren, going to the casinos and sharing meals with her large loud family.
We love you and will always miss you, Mom-MawMaw-GiGi-Aunt Del, and know that you will also be loved and remembered by all who knew you.
Born May 29, 1935, a native of New Orleans, Louisiana and a recent resident of Pearl River, Louisiana.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home Chapel 4747 Veterans Blvd. Metairie, Louisiana on Friday morning February 15, 2013 at 11:00 a.m.
Visitation will be held on Thursday evening February 14, 2013 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and from 9:00 a.m. until time of services on Friday.
A private interment will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Audubon Zoo at www.auduboninstitute.org
or to the South East Louisiana Chapter of the National Audubon Society/ Orleans Audubon Society 801 Rue Dauphine #304 Metairie, Louisiana 70005-4608.
Online guest registry available at www.leitzeaganfuneralhome.com.