Patricia Lynn Vetter (Nitahara), age 61 of North Brunswick, NJ passed away peacefully at home on November 23, 2020, surrounded by family.
Patti was born in Monterey, CA to Sachiko ("Shirley") Fukuyama and Kazue Nitahara. She grew up in Kendall Park, NJ and graduated from South Brunswick High School. She married Joey Vetter at Six Mile Run Reformed Church in Franklin Park, NJ in 1982 and they resided in North Brunswick. After a 30-year career as a travel agent, Patti spent her retirement traveling with her husband and friends, especially to the West Coast and Atlantic City.
Patti is survived by her loving husband of more than 38 years, Joey; sister Kazie Ann (Mike) Yatsko; brother Kim; brother Stephen (Nancy); sister Jamie (Jim) Juhasz; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins; nieces and nephews; and great nieces and nephews. She was a devoted and doting aunt and lovingly referred to as "Aunt Patti" by her friends' children as well.
Patti was very much loved and will be greatly missed by many. She touched the lives of everyone she met with her kindness, warmth and generosity of spirit. Typical of her focus on the needs of others, she requested no services or donations in her memory. Patti's wish was to be remembered for her love and devotion to her husband, family and friends.