SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): December 17, 2015
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
Incorporation or Organization)
(Commission File Number)
6035 Parkland Boulevard, Cleveland, Ohio
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On December 17, 2015, Parker-Hannifin Corporation (the “Company”) received notice from William E. Kassling, a Director of the Company, that he has decided to retire as a member of the Board of Directors effective immediately.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
/s/Joseph R. Leonti
Joseph R. Leonti
Date: December 21, 2015