Nickolas Edward Kaminsky

Nickolas Edward Kaminsky, 21, formerly of Manchester, died Monday Oct. 8, 2012.

Born Feb. 20, 1991, he is the beloved son of Krystyna Obst of Sunapee, N.H., and Gerald Edward Kaminsky and his fiancé, Dina Johnsen, of Vernon. Nick graduated with honors from Manchester High School in 2009. He was owner/operator of Lenox Home Improvement. He enjoyed traveling to America's National Parks with the N.W.F.'s Family Summit Program. He loved "Batman" and the Yankees. He enjoyed fishing and hunting. Nick was a very gifted young man and member of North United Methodist Church.

He is survived by his grandparents, Edward and Joan Kaminsky of Manchester, Beverly Hyde of Vernon; his uncles, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Kaminsky, Alan Kaminsky, Robert Kaminsky; his aunts, Andrea Velez, Brenda Belanger; cousins, Brian DiPace and Victoria Kaminsky; stepbrothers and sister, Eric, Kalene, and Kyle. Other survivors include his girlfriend, Shayna Rodriguez of Boston; and his extended family, Karen, Steve, Susan, Leslie, Gary, and most of all Amy!

Funeral services will be held Friday, Oct. 12, 2012, at 7 p.m., Watkins Funeral Home, 142 E. Center St., Manchester. Burial at graveside will be Saturday at 11 a.m. in East Cemetery (use Autumn Street entrance). Calling hours are Friday from 4 to 7 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Nick's memory c/o Gerald E. Kaminsky, P.O. Box 612, Vernon, CT 06066; or c/o Krystyna Obst, 84 Sargent Road, Sunapee, N.H. 03782

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Holmes Funeral Home
400 Main Street Manchester, CT 06040
(860) 643-2441

Published in Journal Inquirer from Oct. 11 to Oct. 15, 2012