December 29, 1923 – February 12, 2021
Elvira “Vera” Trotta, 97, went to be with God on February 12, 2021. Born in Newark, NJ, December 29, 1923, Vera later moved to Nutley, NJ with her family, later retiring and settling in Toms River, NJ. Vera is predeceased by her loving and sweet husband, Pasquale “Pat” Trotta, her son in law, Michael Bissell and her parents Luigi and Gaetana Anastasia.
Vera was the purest of souls and loved her family very much. She was the true meaning of love and lived every single day of her life through the love of Jesus.
Vera’s passion was her family and had the greatest love for all children. Vera enjoyed her years as a member of The Christian Science Reading Room and also spent her retired years volunteering for the elders at several nursing homes.
Vera is lovingly remembered by her children Patricia Bissell, Robert Trotta and David Trotta, her 3 “Leos”. Her grandchildren Greg Bissell (Bridget), Michelle Vitiello (Steve), Timothy Trotta (Gina), Thea Baumann (Richard), Tiffany Trotta and Thomas Trotta (Sarah). Her great grandchildren, Brielle, Ryan, Julien, Santino, Galiana, Anthony, Giovanina, Vera and Vincent.
Private services will be held at Ocean County Memorial Park in Toms River. Cremation was private.
No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.
February 18, 2021
My memories of my dear mom were always loving happy and fun memories.
We always enjoyed our time together walking all the boards along the state of New Jersey. We also enjoyed our time with all our family, children grandchildren and great-grandchildren! Everyone loved her ❣️