Zita  Nash

Obituary of Zita Marie Nash

Zita Marie Nash (nee Parker), 90, of Vermilion, went home to be with her Lord Tuesday, May 3, 2022. She is deeply loved and will be dearly missed. She was born in 1932 in Cleveland and had been a Vermilion resident for the past 49 years moving from Lakewood, OH. Zita was a passionate teacher with Adult Basic Education for 20 years, retiring in 1999. She was a member of St. Mary Parish, Vermilion and a strong believer in prayer. She was kind and thoughtful toward everyone, and she had a gift for loving people. She enjoyed her Irish roots, scouting, flower gardening, crafting, and especially playing games with family. She is survived by her husband of 55 years, David A. Nash of Vermilion; and her loving children, William (Nancy) Nash of Stow, Thomas ( Debbie, deceased) Nash of Lakewood, Kelley (Adam) Reed of Cleveland, Colleen (Stephen) Ulbrich of Albany,OH and Daniel (Chris) Nash of Lorain; 9 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Wirt Raymond and Ellen Julia (nee Cousins) Parker; sister, Margaret Best; brothers, John and William Parker; and daughter-in-law, Debbie Nash. The family will receive friends on Monday, May 9, 2022, from 3-7 p.m. at the Riddle Funeral Home, 5345 South Street, Vermilion, Ohio. Prayers will be said at the funeral home on Tuesday, May 10, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. followed by a 10:30 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary Parish, 731 Exchange Street, Vermilion, OH 44089. Interment will follow at Lakewood Park Cemetery, Rocky River. The family suggests memorial contributions to Girl Scouts of North East Ohio Attention: Fund Development Department One Girl Scout Way Macedonia, Ohio 44056 or St. Mary Catholic Parish, 731 Exchange Street, Vermilion, OH 44089 Online condolences may be made at www.riddlefuneralhome.com.
Monday
9
May

Visitation

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday, May 9, 2022
Riddle Funeral Home
5345 South Street
Vermilion, Ohio, United States
Tuesday
10
May

Prayers at the funeral home

10:00 am
Tuesday, May 10, 2022
Riddle Funeral Home
5345 South Street
Vermilion, Ohio, United States
Tuesday
10
May

Service Information

10:30 am
Tuesday, May 10, 2022
St. Mary Catholic Church
731 Exchange Street
Vermilion, Ohio, United States
Tuesday
10
May

Interment Information

12:15 pm
Tuesday, May 10, 2022
Lakewood Park Cemetery
22025 Detroit Road
Rocky River, Ohio, United States
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