The Obit For Larry Kaminski


Published in Kansas City Star on April 18, 2010

Larry F. Kaminski, 88, of Kansas City, Kansas, passed away, at his home April 14, 2010. A Mass of Christian burial will be 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, April 21, at the All Saints' Parish-St. Joseph-St. Benedict Catholic Church, 801 Vermont Street, Kansas City, KS 66101-3756.

Friends may call 9:30 a.m. Wednesday until time of service.

Entombment: Mt. Calvary Cemetery, 38th & State Ave., KCKS.

Larry was born to Steve and Frances Kaminski in Kansas City, Kansas. He was formerly a Real Estate Agent and an appraiser until his retirement. He was a member of St. Joseph-St. Benedict Catholic Church. He was a 1940 graduate of Wyandotte High School and attended Kansas State University.

In his younger years he was a minor league baseball player for the New York Yankees. Larry served in the United States Army during WWII.

Larry was preceded in death by his parents, wife Dorothy (1980) & wife Rita (1999), infant daughter Doris Ann (1947), son Bob (1998), granddaughter Shannon(1983) and brother Steve (1989).

He is survived by his 4 sons: Larry Kaminski (wife Janice), KCKS, Bill Kaminski (wife Julie), KCKS, Paul Kaminski, Harlem, GA, and Tim Kaminski (wife Cindy), Basehor, KS; 2 daughters: Janet Morffi (husband Henry), KCKS, and Judy Wagner (husband Tim), Liberty, MO; 11 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.

A special thanks to ComForcare Senior Services.

In lieu of flowers family suggest memorial contributions to Sister Servants of Mary, 800 N. 18th St. KCKS 66102, KC Hospice, 10100 W. 87th St., Suite 100, Overland Park, KS 66212 or Bishop Ward High School, 708 N., 18th St., Kansas City, KS. 66102.

Arrangements: Mary Butler Meyers Funeral Home-913-334-6300. Condolences may be express by visiting: