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Eli Saul Chovitz

May 5, 1930 - August 11, 2020

Eli Saul Chovitz, 90, died on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 in Virginia Beach, Virginia surrounded by his loving family and friends.  Eli was born in Boston, MA on May 5, 1930, the son of Philip and Bessie Chovitz.  He was a longtime resident of Portsmouth, VA and a graduate of University of Virginia law school.

Eli is survived by his wife Ann, daughter Lisa Tretola (Vince), daughter Jan Lane (Rick), son Philip (Laura), and his granddaughter Katy Ann Snyder. He is also survived by his brother Bernard and sister-in-law Jackie Chovitz and many dear cousins.

The family would like to express their utmost appreciation to Dr. Fleming and the staff at VA Oncology. Words cannot express our gratitude to “Team Eli” at Beth Sholom Village for their support, kindness and compassion.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making contributions to Beth Sholom of Virginia or Temple Israel in Norfolk, VA.


You may view the service live by clicking the link at 1:00 PM on August 13, 2020. You may also re-watch the service after it has taken place.

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Date: Thursday, August 13, 2020

Time: 1:00 pm


Forest Lawn Cemetery

8100 Granby Street
Norfolk, Virginia 23505

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