Goldie E. Kauffman

MIFFLINTOWN – Goldie E. Kauffman, 95, formerly of Mifflin and Mifflintown, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2013, at Bridges at Brookline.

Born May 30, 1917, in Belleville, she was a daughter of the late Arthur W. and Mary M. (Guisewhite) Kauffman.

She is survived by one brother, Arthur W. Kauffman, of Belleville, and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by: three brothers, George Kauffman, Penrose Kauffman and Elwood “Jack” Kauffman; two sisters, Helen Johns and Mildred Stuter; two half brothers, Theodore “Mike” Kauffman and Ralph “Dick” Kauffman; and one half sister, Mary Reed.

Goldie had been an operator for United Telephone and also worked in the business office.

She was a member of Messiah Lutheran Church, Mifflintown.

She enjoyed reading, going on car rides and especially spending time with her family. In her younger days, she traveled to many places. She was very special to her nieces and nephews.

Her funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at Guss Funeral Home, Inc., 20 S. Third St., Mifflintown, with the Rev. William N. Esborn officiating. Interment will be in Adams Cemetery, Mifflintown.

There will be a viewing from 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday, at the funeral home.

For those who desire, memorial contributions may be made to Messiah Lutheran Church, 3 S. Third St., Mifflintown, PA 17059.

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