Zolton Elek Naki

Oct 16, 1933 - Oct 9, 2012


Zolton Elek Naki, 78, of Huron, passed away Tuesday, Oct., 9, 2012, at his home.

Zolton was born in Detroit (Delray), Mich., to Frank and Margaret Naki. He graduated from Southwestern High School, served four years in the U.S. Coast Guard and graduated from the Ford Motor Company (Dearborn, Mich.) electrical apprenticeship. Zolton retired after working 35 years as an electrician and a maintenance foreman.

Zolton is survived by his wife, Judith, of Huron, (Flatrock, Mich.); his children, Elizabeth (Jerry) Cyr and Gregory (Lisa) Naki; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; and a niece and nephew.

He was preceded in death by his son, Zolton E. Naki Jr.; his parents, Frank and Margaret; his brother, Frank (Margaret); and his sister, Mary (Edward Pietras).

A memorial mass will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 15, at St. Peter’s Church, 430 Main St., Huron. The Rev. Jeffery Sikorski will officiate. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the mass.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Caring Voices Coalition, 8249 Meadowbridge Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23116 or  at caringvoice.org; Juvenile Diabetes, 6100 Rockside Woods Blvd. No. 445, Independence, OH 44131 or jdrf.org; or the Salvation Army at donate.salvationarmyusa.org.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Foster Funeral Home & Crematory, Huron. Condolences may be shared with his family at fosterfh.com.