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Robert M. Kaufman

Posted on Aug. 11, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

June 10, 1937 - Aug. 8, 2013

GOSHEN — Robert M. “Bob” Kaufman, 76, of Goshen, passed away at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, at his home.

He was born June 10, 1937, in Anderson to Leland A. and Geneva M. (Ellis) Kaufman.

He was a U.S. Navy veteran, and was married June 10, 1961, at North Webster Church of God to Sharon Ann Losee.

She survives, with son Tim Kaufman of Shipshewana; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and siblings Norma Moser of Syracuse, Jim (Patricia) Kaufman of Syracuse and Billy Kaufman of Fort Wayne.

He was predeceased by his parents, son Terry Kaufman and siblings Leland Kaufman Jr., Bertha Gentry, Dora Krieg and Helen Fite.

Visitation will be from 3 until the 5 p.m. funeral service Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, at Owen Family Funeral Home. Pastor Brad Cox of Wawasee Lakeside Chapel in Syracuse will officiate. Military services will follow the funeral at the funeral home by the American Legion Post 253, North Webster.

Private family burial will be in Syracuse Cemetery.

Memorials may be given to Robert Kaufman Funeral Fund, c/o Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St., Syracuse, IN 46567.