Irving Russell Kaufman

April 23, 1929 - March 30, 2020
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Irving Russell Kaufman, age 90 of Lima, passed at 6:30 p.m., Monday at his residence. He was born April 23, 1929 in Quakertown, PA to the late Russell Neidig and Cora Margaret Stettler Kaufman. On March 3, 1955 he married Mary Jane Vess, who survives.

Mr. Kauffman retired from Procter & Gamble Company, was an U.S. Air Force Veteran serving during the Korean War.

Also surviving are three sons – Kurt Kaufman of Lima; Peter Kaufman of WA; Phillip Kauffman of TX; and a daughter – Robin Kaufman of Lima.

Following Mr. Kaufman’s wishes, there will be no public services.

Memorial contributions may be made to Lima Noon Optimist.

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Born: April 23, 1929
Died: March 30, 2020

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Reverend Robert Dale Walter posted on 8/7/21

To the family of Mary Jan and Irv. It is with great sadness that I found the information that Irv had passed away. My deepest sympathy and profound regret in finding out so late. Sandra my wife and I send to you our prayers and condolence. Irv was such a light of laughter in our lives as well as encouragement. To Mary Jane blessings to you and your family.


Paul Brickner posted on 4/9/20

Kurt I wish to extend my condolences to you and your family. Back in the day I always enjoyed working with your dad. We had many interesting conversations. I am sure he will be missed. What a great gentleman.


Thomas Raymond Daley posted on 4/7/20

Mary Jane, You are in our thoughts and prayers. God Bless you and your family. Tom and Ruth Daley


Putnam County Hospice posted on 4/6/20

The staff of Putnam County Hospice sends our deepest sympathy for your loss. We will keep Irving and all of his family and friends in our thoughts and prayers.