Jeffrey L Cauffman obituary 1948~2021


Mr. Jeffrey L Cauffman, 72, of Waynesboro, PA passed away Sunday, September 19, 2021, in the Chambersburg Hospital.

Jeffrey L Cauffman
Jeffrey L Cauffman

Born October 24, 1948 in Waynesboro, he was the son of the late Malvin Cauffman and Lillian (Woolridge) Simpson.

Jeff graduated from Waynesboro Area Senior High School with the Class of 1967.

In his early life he was employed at Landis Machine Company, Waynesboro. He later worked for Grove Manufacturing, later Manitowoc Cranes as an engineer. He retired in 2011 after more than 15 years of service with the company.

Jeff was a member of the Appalachian Car Club and the Waynesboro YMCA Range of Motion class.

He enjoyed going to the beach, attending car shows, reading car books and magazines, watching TV, anything to do with the Civil War, spending time with his grandchildren, and spending time with his dog, Baby.

He is survived by his longtime companion, Betty A. (Foster) Green of Waynesboro; three children, Alecha M. Cauffman-Sanbower (Charles) of Waynesboro, Willie L. Green of Waynesboro, and Robyn B. Black of Chambersburg; 12 grandchildren; 1 great-grandson; and several cousins.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two aunts, Mary Edith Cauffman and Carrie J. “Jacky” Sanders.

Services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, September 24, 2021 in Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad St., Waynesboro, with Pastor Brian Lucas officiating.

Burial will follow in Green Hill Cemetery, Waynesboro.

The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., Thursday evening, in the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital online here or The American Heart Association online here.

Online condolences may be expressed at the funeral home’s website.