The Ottumwa Courier

February 26, 2014

Lois Kauffman


Ottumwa Courier

---- — OTTUMWA — Lois Lorene Kauffman passed away Feb. 25, 2014, at Parkview Manor in Wayland.

She was born Feb. 16, 1924, to Ed and Eva See Nelson on the Missouri-Iowa line. She married Edward Lee Kauffman in November 1941 in Washington.

She is survived by a daughter, Carolyn (Bob) Pilcher of Ottumwa; grandchildren, Jason (Shana) Harter, Casey (Ray) Palmer, Robin (Kelly) Horsman, all of Ottumwa; great-grandchildren, Courtney (Kenny) Thorne, Jessica (Jon) Vozenilick, Parker Palmer and Carson Palmer, all of Ottumwa; and one great-great-grandchild, Kaylynn Vozenilick.

She is preceded in death by two sons, James Edward Kauffman and Kenneth Lee Kauffman; and one stepgrandson, David Ray Pilcher.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. James Church in Washington.

Visitation will open at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Jones Eden Fueneral Home, Washington, with the family present 5-7 p.m. Thursday and a prayer service at 7 p.m.


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