Joseph Francis Baginski

May 17, 1928December 6, 2018

Joseph Francis Baginski, 90, a 14-year resident of Las Vegas, passed away December 6, 2018. He was born in Schenectady, New York on May 17, 1928 to Sabin Baginski and Michalina Baginski (nee Spczola). Joe received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Siena College in Loudonville, New York. A veteran of the U.S. Army, he worked as an insurance adjustor in New York City for 12 years, where he met his wife, Julia. He also worked as a claims manager with Crawford & Co. in Rutland, VT for 19 years. Joe is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Frances Baginski; and brothers, Benjamin and Stanley Baginski. He is survived by his his loving wife of 55 years, Julia Baginski (nee Lohry); daughter, Sandra Baginski (Barrie) Easterbrook; son, David (Nora Lynch) Baginski; granddaughter, Grace Baginski; and sister, Helen Janczak. Joe was an avid golfer who was proud of his hole in one at 83 years of age. He was also a passionate bowler who scored the first 300 game at his home bowling center in Rutland, VT. Joe will always be remembered for his sense of humor and his fondness for storytelling. He will be forever missed by his family and friends.


  • Visitation Wednesday, December 12, 2018
  • Funeral Mass Thursday, December 13, 2018

Joseph Francis Baginski

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Lorna Losh

December 11, 2018

Julia, I'm so sorry to hear about Joe. I didn't know him very well, but I could tell he was a kind and wonderful man. Please accept my condolences. Lorna

Phyllis Brunner Reichert

December 10, 2018

So sorry to hear of your husband passing away. My sincere condolences for you & your family. Joe had a great personality & was fun to be around & converse with. My husband & I enjoyed visits with him at the reunions. May God be with you & your family in the days ahead. Look for strength in your Lord & Saviour. My deepest regrets, Phyllis