Mary H. Zabinsky

Feb. 7, 1929 – Sept. 30, 2020


Mary H. Zabinsky, 91, Gallitzin, died Wednesday at the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Mary and Doug Trexler, who lovingly cared for her. She was born in Tunnelhill, the daughter of the late Michael and Mary (Krzyston) Owcarz.

Surviving are her children, Michael Jr. (Becky), Barbara (Dean) Wiley,

Bonnie Cooper, Frank (Gina), Joe (Sharylin), Bruce (Iris), David, Mary (Doug) Trexler and Wendy Yartin; 19 grandchildren and 32 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Michael J. Sr. on Aug. 2, 2010; daughter-in-law, Cathy Zabinsky; sons-in-law, Terry Yartin and Jack Cooper; sisters, Nellie McKeown and Caroline Hyland; and brothers, John, Walter, Frank, Michael “Mickey,” Stanley, Andrew, Vince and Joe.

She was the last member of her immediate family. Mary will be sorely missed by my little sunshine, my little blue eyes, my butterfly, my jumping bean and my two little canary birds, along with my sweetie pie & Gilly. She also enjoyed playing cards and watching TV shows.

At the request of the deceased, there will be no services. Arrangements are by Gibbons Funeral Home, 301 Church Street, Gallitzin.