HENDERSON, Ky. - Clarence J. Kaminski, age 85, of Henderson, KY, passed away at 8:45pm, Monday, February 4, 2013, at St. Anthony's Lucy Smith King Care Center.

Clarence was born in Mantua, OH on June 26, 1927. He graduated from Shalersville (OH) High School, was a long-time resident of Seven Hills, OH, and moved to Henderson in 1983. Clarence attended John Carroll University and Case Institute of Technology (now Case Western Reserve University).

Mr. Kaminski worked in a variety of technical, engineering, sales, and supervisory roles. Employers included: Interior Steel Products, AW Hecker, TD Fran Co., JE Doyle Co., Polychrome Corp., and Eaton Corp. He was transferred with Eaton from Cleveland, OH to Henderson, KY in 1983, and retired from Eaton's Axle Division Plant in 1993 as the Supervisor of the Tool Room and Tool Design.

Clarence was a member of Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church in Henderson, KY and the Union of Poles in America. He enjoyed playing golf and baseball. Clarence played golf on the League at Eaton Corp and he played in the Senior League at Henderson Municipal Golf Course.

Clarence Kaminski was preceded in death by his parents Michael and Genevieve Kaminski.

Survivors include: His loving wife of 63 years: Margaret Fassnacht Kaminski Henderson, KY; 1 Son: Michael Kaminski and wife Beth Pittsburgh, PA; 3 Grandchildren: Kelly, Erin, and Avery Pittsburgh, PA; 1 Sister: Nancy Duquette Streetboro, OH; 1 Brother: Daniel Kaminski and wife Peggy Brimfield, OH; 2 Brothers-in-Law: Robert Fassnacht Mogadore, OH, Jerry Fassnacht Navarre, OH; 6 Sisters-in-Law: Dorothy Kolm Canal Fulton, Irene Porter Canton, OH, Elaine Hutchins Gassaway, WV, Norma Jean Zugaro Sandusky, OH, Pat Bittaker Uniontown, OH, Phyllis Wagoner Akron, OH, Many Nieces and Nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to Clarence's Life Celebration on Thursday, February 7, from 5:00-8:00pm where a prayer service will be held at 6:00pm at Benton-Glunt Funeral Home. Visitation will continue at 10:00am on Friday, February 8, 2013 at the funeral home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Father Shonis at 12:00pm, Friday, February 8, 2013 at Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church, Henderson, KY.

Visitation and Prayer Service arrangements pending at Shorts, Spicer, Crislip Funeral Home in Streetsboro, Ohio. Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery, State Route 14, Streetsboro, Ohio.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church, St. Anthony's Hospice or The Union of Poles in America Scholarship and Endowment Fund.

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