63, passed away on Sunday, May 9, 2021. He was honored to be of Slovenian heritage and the proud owner of the oldest and continuing family owned funeral home in Cleveland, the Zak (Zakrajsek) Funeral Home, established in 1890. It has been passed down from father to son for 4 generations and now to the 5th. Zachary was predeceased by his loving parents, Anton and Ann Marie (nee) Cvet. Dear loving husband of Victoria (nee) Venturo. Loving father of Anton (Laurie), Skyler (Dominique), Tyler (Sophia), Veronica (Thomas) and Alexander (Shannon). Dearest brother to Zeno (Susan), Zita Suponcic (Ron), Zandra Pustay (Mike) and Zoeann Mitchell (Tom). Beloved brother-in-law to Shelly Giammaria (Joe), Dominic Venturo (Michelle). Sweet Ata to Myea, Hadley and Milani. Loving cousin, uncle and friend to many. Family will receive friends Friday, May 14 from 4-7 p.m. at Zak Funeral Home, 6016 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland. Followed by a private burial Saturday, May 15. Interment Calvary Cemetery. The family wishes to thank Fortuna Funeral Home for all of their love and support. Donations can be made to The Friends of the Slovenian National Home, 6409 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland, OH 44103.
Published in The Plain Dealer from May 11 to May 12, 2021.