December 23, 1950 - March 16, 2022
Daniel was born in Santiago, Chile, on December 23, 1950. He migrated to the United States in 1972. He met his wife Nettie LaJaunie in Louisiana where they had one son, Daniel Paul Silva. In January 1985 they left Louisiana and moved to Bonita, an unincorporated area of San Diego County, California. In 1987 Daniel started a cabinet shop business in San Diego, which he ran until his death. He was an active member of the Lamborghini Club of America. He loved his cars and sharing them with other car enthusiasts. On many Saturday mornings you could find him in Rancho Santa Fe at Cars & Coffee. In 2008 Daniel was diagnosed with PSC (Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis) which required a Liver Transplant, which he received on October 19, 2009. Unfortunately, the PSC returned in his new liver. The family wishes to thank the family that donated their loved one's liver so that Daniel was able to have those added 12 years. Daniel was treated at Scripps Green Hospital in La Jolla for his PSC and his transplant. The family wishes to thank everyone at Scripps Green for the wonderful care he received. Special thanks to Dr’s. Fisher, Frenette, & Au. Please be an organ donor so others may live. He is survived by his wife of 44 years Nettie, son Daniel Paul, half-sisters Maria & Alejandra, both of Chile. Many nieces and nephews, in Louisiana, California & Santiago Chile. He was preceded in death by, his parents, Daniel & Estella, Mother-In-Law and Father-In-Law, Elizabeth (Liz) & Paul LaJaunie. His beloved dogs, Smokey, Casey & Hercules. Cremation arrangements were by Greewood Memorial Park and Mortuary. A Celebration of his Life will be held in the near future. In lieu of flowers, in Daniel’s honor please send donations to support the capital needs of the Scripps Green Hospital Organ Transplant Dept. Https//donate.scripps.org/giving/ScrippsHealth. To donate by check please mail donations to Scripps Health Foundation, P O Box 2669, La Jolla, CA 92038. For any further questions you may call 858-554-2051.
Daniel was born in Santiago, Chile, on December 23, 1950. He migrated to the United States in 1972. He met his wife Nettie LaJaunie in Louisiana where they had one son, Daniel Paul Silva. In January 1985 they left Louisiana and moved to Bonita,... View Obituary & Service Information
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