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Roy Kauffman, 1923-2019

Roy E. Kauffman, 96,of Frostproof passed away Monday, Dec. 30, 2019.

He was born June 25, 1923 in Waynesboro PA to the late Ephram A. and Jeanetta (Martin) Kauffman. He was a specialist for Carlisle Navy Depot for 31 years before retiring. He was a veteran in the U.S. Army Air Corps serving in The Civil Conservation Corp and WWII in Hawaii, Okinawa and Avon Park Bombing Range.

He is preceded in death by his 1st wife Lillian Amerson, 2nd wife Gladys M. Kauffman, brothers Dan Kauffman and Jim Kauffman.

He is survived by his son Steven A. Kauffman and wife Stephanie of Frostproof, 2 grandchildren Steven W. Kauffman and wife Rubie of Lake Wales, Sheree Keller and husband Walter of Lakeland, FL, 5 great grandchildren, and 2 great great grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 5:30 p.m. until service time at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3 at the Marion Nelson Funeral Home in Lake Wales. Burial will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 7 at Mt. Olivet Cemetery in New Cumberland, PA.


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