Carl H Kauffman obituary 1937~2022


Carl H Kauffman, 85, passed away on Wednesday, September 21, 2022 at home.

Carl H Kauffman
Carl H Kauffman

He was born July 8, 1937 in Quincy, the son of Minnie (Galloway) and Harvey Kauffman.

Carl had a strong belief in God and showed it in they way that he treated people. He worked at Landis Tool for 35 years retiring in 2001.

He liked his cars, roses, scooters, bicycle, tinkering and repairing stuff. He also enjoyed going to church and traveling.

Carl is survived by four children: Cynthia Martin, Victoria Kennedy, Gregory Kauffman, Curtis Kauffman and numerous grandchildren. great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by six brothers Gene, Clyde, Gerald, Julian, Irvin and Floyd Kauffman; three sisters: Myrtle Diffenbaucher, Gladys Mitchell and Elsie Kauffman.

Funeral Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at Sellers Funeral Home with the Rev. Gayle L. Ruble, Sr. officiating. There will be a visitation one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

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