Obituary Listings

Zora Zack
There are condolences waiting approval on Zora's Tribute wall
Obituary for Zora Zack

Zora Zack, 95, of Weirton, passed away Thursday, April 5, 2018 in Hope Cottage, Weirton. She was born October 27, 1922, in L. Jesenice, Yugoslavia, a daughter of the late Mile and Jela Basarich Martinovic.

She was also preceded in death by her husband Eli Zack on April 13, 2009; brothers Mitch and Janko Martinovic; an infant sister and first-cousin Nikola Tesla on January 7, 1943.

Mrs. Zack was a cook at the Weirton Millsop Community Center. She loved her daily walks throughout the Downtown Area, and spending time visiting with her neighbors. Her family was the center of her life as she was blessed with two children, four grandchildren and four great grandchildren. She volunteered her time and talents to her beloved church, the Holy Resurrection Serbian Eastern Orthodox Church. She will always be remembered for her kindness, and the love she had for her family, friends and neighbors.

She was an active member of the Holy Resurrection Serbian Eastern Orthodox Church in Steubenville, OH and the lady’s KSS Vidovan.

Zora will be remembered with love by her son, Mitchell (Millicent) Zack of Weirton; daughter, Mitzi (Dr. James) Walters of Studio City, CA; brother, Braco Simovich of Canada; sisters Milica Vezmar and Maca Cikara both of Yugoslvia; her four grandchildren, Stacy (Barry) Forsythe, Kelly Walters, Mitch John Walters, and Nicole (Craig) Hasleyand four great grandchildren, Hendrix and Lily Forsythe, and Aris and Reese Hasley.

Visitation will be held 3-8 p.m. Monday at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton. Funeral services will be celebrated 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. The Very Reverend Father Rade Merick will officiate. Interment will follow in Serbian Cemetery, Weirton.

Memorial donations may be made to the Holy Resurrection Serbian Church, 528 North 4th Street, Steubenville, OH 26062.

The family would like to thank Hope Cottage and Valley Hospice for the loving care they provided to Mrs. Zack.

Share tributes and memories at 304-748-3219.

To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Zora Zack, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events





3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Greco Hertnick Funeral Home

3219 Main Street
Weirton, WV 26062





1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Greco Hertnick Funeral Home

3219 Main Street
Weirton, WV 26062

Cemetery Details


Serbian Cemetery

Greenbrier Road
Weirton, WV 26062


Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Zora Zack

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Zora

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.