Frank J. Kamaski, of Porter, passed away Friday, March 9, 2007 at the Horton
VNA Hospice Center in Valparaiso. He was 78.
He was born January 20, 1929 in Valparaiso, the son of Frank A. and Mary
(Wojtowiak) Kamaski, both of whom preceded him in death.
On Nov. 8, 1952 at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Chesterton, he married
Mary F. Ray, who survives in Porter.
He is also survived by five children, Michael (Vickie) Kamaski of
Chesterton, Monica (Robert) Casbon of Hebron, Marie Kamaski of Porter, Mark
(Cynthia) Kamaski of Griffith and Matthew Kamaski of Porter; four
grandchildren, Michael and Chad Kamaski, Jacob Kamaski and Katie Casbon; a
brother, Edward Kamaski of Burns Harbor; two sisters, Alice Bushore of
Louisiana and Dorothy Clem of Chesterton.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Louis Kamaski and Joseph
Kamaski; two sisters, Estelle Baran and Laura Pawloski.
Frank was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church, member of the Holy Name
Society of the church, former Boy Scout leader, a veteran of the U.S. Air
Force having served in WWII, member of the American Legion Post #170 of
Chesterton, Former owner of the Chesterton Auto Repair in Chesterton for
over 50 years. He loved gardening and mushroom hunting.
A Mass of Christian Burial, Fr. James Meade and other area priests
celebrating the Mass, will be offered at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 13 at St.
Patrick Catholic Church, 638 N. Calumet Rd, Chesterton. Interment will be at
St. Patrick Cemetery, Chesterton.
The family will receive friends from 2-8 p.m. Monday at White-Love Funeral
Home, 525 S. 2nd St., Chesterton. Rosary will be recited Monday at 6:30 p.m.
at the funeral home.
Memorials may be given to St. Patrick Church Building Fund, Visiting Nurse
of Association of Porter Co., or the Share Foundation.
For additional information, please call 926-1309.