The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


November 2, 2013

Obituaries — Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013


Edward Leon Kamensky

GREEN COUNTY, Ky. — Mr. Edward Leon Kamensky of Green County, son of the late Edward Samuel Kamensky and Mary R. Malaga Kamensky, was born on September 11, 1942, in Ameagle, Raleigh County, W.Va., and departed this life on Tuesday, October 29, 2013, at the Jewish Hospital in Louisville, Ky. He was 71 years, one month, and 18 days of age.

He was a retired self-employed Electronic Technician and was of the Catholic faith.

He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Connie Sue Cottrill Kamensky, having united in marriage on December 14, 1976. To this union were born a son and daughter who preceded them in death: Edward Leon Kamensky II on June 11, 1995, and Crystal Marie Kamensky on December 25, 2009.

Other survivors include two sisters and a brother-in-law: Deloris and Dexter Morton of California, and Dorothy Saul of Virginia; a brother: David Kamensky of West Virginia; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Mr. Kamensky was also preceded in death by a brother, Theodore Voroyka.

The funeral services for Mr. Edward Leon Kamensky will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, November 4, 2013, at the St. Francis DeSales Catholic Church in Beckley. Father Sam Sacus will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens with military graveside honors.

Visitation was requested from 6 until 8 p.m. Thursday, October 31, 2013, at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home in Greensburg, Ky. Visitation will continue from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, November 3, 2013, in the Chapel of Blue Ridge Funeral Home with a Rosary service at 8 p.m.

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Pallbearers will be Patrick Kamensky, Mitchel Kamensky, Todd Wright, Tommy Anderson, Joe Keller and Dennis Hazelwood.

Arrangements by Blue Ridge Funeral Home, 5251 Robert C. Byrd Drive, Beckley.

Lacy H. Milam

HELEN — Lacy H. Milam, 80, of Helen, passed away Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013.

Arrangements are pending with Blue Ridge Funeral Home, 5251 Robert C. Byrd Drive,  Beckley.

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