AGE: 97 • Spring Lake
Tula Zanias, 97, of Spring Lake, NJ, passed away Friday, December 28, 2012 at Jersey Shore Medical Center. Born in Lowell, MA, she also lived in Newark and Irvington, NJ, before relocating to Whiting in 1974 and finally Spring Lake, residing at Wexford at Wall. Tula spent her life as a homemaker for her loving family. She was also a member of St. Barbara Greek Orthodox Church.
Tula was predeceased by her beloved husband Stephen in 1997, her sisters, Fotula Paras and Nellie Demestinas, and her brothers, Strati, John, George, and Paul Kostoulakos. She is survived by her sons, George and his wife, Arlene, Danny and his wife, Donna, and Peter and his wife, Diane; her brothers, Charles and Peter Kostoulakos; and her grandchildren, Jennifer, Stephen, and Alexis.
Visitation for Tula will be held on Wednesday, January 2, 2013 from 6-9 PM at Silverton Memorial Funeral Home, 2482 Church Road, Toms River, with a religious service at 7:30 PM. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 11 AM at St. Barbara Greek Orthodox Church, 2200 Church Road, Toms River. Please arrive at the church at 10:30 AM. Burial will follow at Hollywood Memorial Park, Union. In lieu of flowers, please send donations in her name to St. Barbara Greek Orthodox Church or to the