Naina J. Patel, 73, of Duluth, GA passed away on Monday April 26, 2021. We mourn her untimely death and take solace in knowing in her final hours she was enjoying the wonderful life she had built surrounded by friends.
She was the deeply humble and ever the strongest head of our family whose unwavering joy of bringing us together with wonderful foods and celebrations has left a legacy through generations of her family.
Naina is survived by her husband Jitendra (Jitu); sons Amar and Neil; daughter in-law Moana; grandchildren Lara, Nikhil, Ayush; sister Minaxi; and beloved dog Beau.
A tribute to Naina’s life will be held at Wages and Sons Funeral Home in Lawrenceville, Georgia, on Saturday May 1st from 1:00pm to 3:00pm.

In lieu of flowers, please help us raise funds for the schools that played a significant part in Naina’s life:
Menengai High School, Nakuru, Kenya & Convent of Jesus and Mary, Baroda, India. Donations can be made at our GoFundMe page:

Naina Patel Celebration of Life Live Stream from We Stream Services on Vimeo.


Funeral Service: May 1, 2021 12:30 pm - May 1, 2021 3:00 pm

Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel
1031 Lawrenceville Hwy.
Lawrenceville, GA 30046


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  1. Jay- I am saddened to hear this news. I know that you and your wife have been together for many years and in many places and were fortunate to create so many good memories!
    I am sure that your large, extended family has many memories as well. I hope you get to share, re-live, and laugh when you all come together to celebrate your wife’s life.

  2. CandleImageWe are deeply saddened to know about the demise of our dear nainaben.may her soul rest in eternal peace .our heartfelt condolences to Jitubhai and family.we will miss her truly .RIP🙏

  3. CandleImageJitubhai, we are so sorry for your loss. We are going to miss her too. The ones we love are never gone, they live within our hearts.
    Suresh and Bharati

  4. CandleImageDear Jay uncle,

    We are all so saddened by the sudden loss of Naina aunty. She was kind, generous, and full of life. She was a great friend to my mom and was loved by us all. We will really miss her. We pray her beautiful memories will bring peace to all who loved her.
    With lots of love,
    Kavita, Shalil and Harshida.

  5. We are all so sorry for your loss and are mourning with you. We’ll continue to pray for your comfort during this difficult time.

    Amar & Rupa

  6. Jitu Bhai
    Our heartfelt condolences are with you all during this difficult times. Nainaben will be missed by all. Prayers are with you and the family,
    Umesh and Usha

  7. CandleImageDear Jitubhai
    Sadden with the demises of Nainaben. We have known her a little during your visit to our house in Ahmedabad but what we know is she was a kind hearted person. We pray to allmighty God to grant her a heavenly abode , courage and strength to you to bear the loss.

  8. Dear Jitu(Motabhai)
    We are so sorry for your loss. I think of you many times and last pleasure was our Russisa trip. We are so glad we took that trip with you and Naina.
    We will pray for Naina’s soul to rest in peace and give you strength to bear this loss.
    Ashok & Ranjan Shah

  9. Our heart felt condolences to Jitubhai and family. She will be always in good memories we have of time spent with her.may her soul Rest In Peace.

  10. Our deepest condolences to the family. We pray to God to rest her soul in peace and eternity and we pray to God to give strength to the family for the loss.

    Sunil and Alka Patel

  11. Jitubhai, we are very sorry to hear the death of Nainaben. Our condolences to you and all of your family members. We pray to All Mighty GOD to give Nainaben’s soul complete peace.

    Varsha and Harshad.

  12. CandleImageHeart felt condolences, Jitubhai and Minaxie ben and your entire family. We have looked forward to your Vadodara visits and your warm hospitality every winter. We hope to see you both here again. We will miss Naina ben. The ones we love are never gone. They live in our hearts forever.

  13. CandleImageJitubhai &Family, we are sorry for your lost. Nainaben was a wonderful person and will be missed. We will pray for you and her. May her soul rest in peace.

  14. CandleImageDear Jitubhai and family,
    Our heartiest condolences to all of you and may God give you strength to pass through this rough patch. Naynaben will be missed and may her soul go through healing and rest In Peace.
    Best regards from Kumudben and family.

  15. CandleImageDear Jitubhai,
    Our deepest sympathies for you and your family at this time of a sudden and shocking loss of someone so happy, cheerful and ever ready to help any one in his or her needs. Our sincere prayers for her soul to Rest In Peace.
    Hasu & Priyakant

  16. Dear Jitumama,
    Dealing with loss is not easy.May her soul rest in peace.🙏🙏🙏

  17. CandleImageDear Jitubhai and Family,

    Please be strong in this time of hardship and sorrow. Nayanaben’s sudden passing away is very painful all of us in our family and to you, your family and close friends.

    Let her soul rest in peace. We pray for the peace of her soul and you get strength to bear the loss.

  18. CandleImageJitubhai we are very sorry to hear about the demise of nainaben.may her soul rest in eternal peace .our condolences to all family.RIP🙏🙏🙏🙏from indiraben

  19. CandleImageDearest Jitubhai,

    Our love, thoughts and prayers are with you all at this very difficult time. May Nainaben rest in peace.

    Dinubhai, Kokilaben & Family

  20. Dear Jitubhai and family, our sincere condolences to the family. We know you and Nainaben thru Kalaben and kanubhai who spoke very highly of Naina Ben. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
    Dilip and Jemini

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