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Mary Ann Kamnick

June 29, 1930 - September 14, 2015

Mary Ann Kamnick, 85 of Springfield, died at 1:50 pm, Monday, September 14, 2015 at Lutheran Care Center in Altamont. She was born June 29, 1930 in Springfield, to Fred and Lorena Newell Diefenback. She married Anthony J. Kaminick, Sr. on November 17, 1951 and he preceded her in death on July 6, 1983.

Survivors include one daughter Dianna (Terry) Porter of Paris, IL; one son Anthony J. (Connie) Kamnick, Jr. of Altamont, IL and five grandchildren, Autumn Renee Kamnick, Matthew Brian Kamnick, Carrie Ann Bennett, Terry Porter, Jr. and Melissa Shonk and nine great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; one daughter, Debra Ann Kamnick; four brothers, Charles “Fritz”, Merritt “Red”, Donald and Walter Diefenback; two sisters, Lorena Dapko and Virginia Diefenback and one great grandchild, Brooklyn Claire Istre.

Mary Ann worked for Springfield District 186 for 28 years as Cafeteria Manager.

Graveside Service: 2 pm, Monday, September 21, 2015 at Camp Butler National Cemetery with Reverend John Nelson officiating.

Service Information

Date: Monday, September 21, 2015

Time: 02:00 pm

Camp Butler National Cemetery


5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL, 62707

(217) 492-4070 Map

Memorial Information

In lieu of flowers memorials contributions may be made to Lutheran Care Center, 702 West Cumberland Road, Altamont, IL 62411.

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