Barbara P. (Bommersbach) Cole

December 25, 1938 ~ March 9, 2022 (age 83) 83 Years Old


Barbara (Barb) Bommersbach Cole, 83, passed away Wednesday, March 9, 2022.  

  A life resident of Auburn she was the daughter of the late Edward and Viola Bommersbach.

Barbara was a retired employee of the city of Auburn.

She was a communicant of St. Hyacinths Church where she was a member of the Alter Rosary Sodality, a Lector, Eucharistic Minister and pierogi worker. Barb also loved being a part of the great picnic committee and volunteering at the Matthew House. 

 Barb is survived by a daughter Carol Zabinski Wolkensdorfer (John) of Fayetteville NY and a son

Mark Zabinski of N.Charleston, South Carolina.

Also surviving are three grandchildren, Sara, Brittany, and Bobby, a stepson Randy, a stepdaughter in-law Sally, 4 step grandchildren and two great grandchildren.


Barb was predeceased by her son Bobby Zabinski in 1982 and her husband Jack in 2002, and a stepson Terry in 2021. 

A Mass of Christian burial will be offered on Monday March 14, 2022 at 11:30 a.m. in St. Hyacinth Church 63 Pulaski St. Family and friends are invited to call from 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. in church. Burial will be in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Fleming, NY

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Matthew House 43 Metcalf Drive Auburn, NY 13021.

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Calling hours
March 14, 2022

10:00 AM to 11:15 PM
St. Hyacinth Church
63 Pulaski St.
Auburn, NY 13021

Mass of Christian Burial
March 14, 2022

11:00 AM
St. Hyacinth Church
63 Pulaski St.
Auburn, NY 13021


Matthew House
43 Metcalf Drive Auburn, NY 13021,
Tel: 315 -252-2052


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