Zita Mendoza Morales, 46, of Kahului, Maui, passed away on April 29, 2020, at her home under the care of Hospice Maui, with her loving family at her side. She was born on August 19, 1973, in Asan Norte Sison Pangasinan, Philippines.
Zita attended the University of Pagasinan in Dagupan City, Philippines and graduated with a Bachelors of Science degree in nursing. She proudly worked as a nurse throughout her entire career from San Lorenzo Hospital in the Philippines, to a flight nurse in Saudi Arabia, and finally happily settling in Maui as a service care coordinator at Aloha Care.
Zita was a very loving, selfless, gracious, and strong woman who will be greatly missed by family, friends and coworkers.
Private services will be held.
Zita was predeceased by her parents, Lorenzo and Teresita Mendoza; and her son, Ivan Nathaniel Morales. She is survived by her loving husband, Richard Morales; siblings, Loreto (Susan) Mendoza, Paul (Severina) Mendoza, Danny (Marilou) Mendoza, Marina (Danilo) Facturanan, Jesse (Menerva) Mendoza; and nieces & nephews, Lorie Ann, Lorie Lee, Loreto Jr., Carminalyn, Luther, Lyza, Kathreen Sheen, Kim, Karla, Kristeena, Kareen, Jaydee, Ivan Ceasar, Dan Angelo, Kristel Gian, Renzo , Zyra Therese, and Jaycee Neriah.