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Schuylkill County Obituaries

Regina “Jean” H. Bassininsky, 93 – Worked in the Garment Industry

Regina “Jean” H. Bassininsky, 93, of Heckscherville, Cass Township, passed away on Wednesday at The Gardens at York Terrace.

Born on March 3, 1927 in Heckscherville, she was a daughter of Ambrose and Lena Campion O’Brien.  She attended Cass Township schools and worked in the local garment industry.

She was a member of the former St. Kieran Church, Heckscherville, and a current member of St. Matthew the Evangelist Church, Minersville. She was also a member of the ILGWU.

She was predeceased by her husband, Edward W. Bassininsky; her companion, Joseph Zukowski; three children, James D. O’Brien, Kenneth J. Bassininsky, Sr. and Jane F. O’Brien; four siblings, James R. O’Brien, Margaret Callaghan, Mary Gottschall and Bernadine O’Brien.

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She is survived by two children, Edward Bassininsky (spouse, Barbara), Llewellyn, and Lisa Bassininsky (companion, Elmer Strausser), Branchdale; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Arrangements are incomplete.

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