Obituary: Kevin Michael Klansky


Kevin Michael Klansky, age 84, of Cullman, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 8, 2023, at his residence. He was born Nov. 28, 1938, in Bridgeport, Connecticut to Harry and Irene Klansky.

A celebration of life service will be held on May 27, 2023, at 11 a.m. Location: St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 3747 Brick Schoolhouse Road, Hamlin, NY 14464. Following the service, a luncheon will be held at the Hamlin VFW POST 6703 – 1739 Lake Road N, Hamlin, NY 14464.

Kevin Klansky relocated from upstate NY to Cullman, AL with his wife Monica in 2019. They were drawn to the warmer weather and stayed because of the wonderful people. Kevin was a devout Catholic who enjoyed history and traveling, sports, crossword puzzles and spending time with his family. He will be dearly missed.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, David Klansky; and sister Rose Stewart.

Survivors include his wife, Monica Klansky; children, Carolyn (Bill) Beiter, Kevin (Laura) Klansky, Christopher (Barbara) Klansky, Coleen (Bill) Busler, Kate Klansky, and Kristen (Matt) Carll; grandchildren, Beth (Kiran) Devaraj, Christie (Jayson) Dela Cruz, Bill (Bethany) Beiter, Jr., Julie (Andrew) Januska, Shea Beiter, Megan (Shawn) Ferger, Maxwell (Gabriella) Klansky, Alissa (Jacob) McCall, Christopher (Michele) Klansky, Jr., Lily Busler, Grace Busler, Carrie Laiosa, Hunter, Grant, and Luke Terrones; great-grandchildren, Ashoka, Chaithan, Mira, Helayna, Jayden, Shayne, Lia Grayce, Gabriel, Madelyn, Evan, Isabel, Genevieve, Charlotte, Makenna, Brynn, Easton, Caroline, and Natalie; sister, Mary Schiller; and a host of nieces, nephews, family, and friends.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Gentiva Hospice, Cullman, Alabama.