Roy J. Kauffman

FREDERICKSBURG Mr. Roy J. Kauffman, 64, 3822 County Road 200, Fredericksburg, Ohio died Friday, May 4, 2012, at his home after an extended illness. He was born in Millersburg on Jan. 31, 1948, to the late Joe D. and Ella (Hershberger) Kauffman and married Ada Mae Schlabach on Dec. 20, 1973. She survives. He was a member of the Old Order Amish Church. Surviving in addition to his wife, are children, Luella (David) Shetler of Fredericksburg and Elsie and Linda Kauffman, both of the home; a granddaughter, Audrina; brothers, Abe (Mary) Kauffman and Ray (Esther) Kauffman, both of Millersburg, Aden (Sara) Kauffman and Crist (Freda) Kauffman, both of Dundee, Joe Kauffman and Michael (Ada) Kauffman, both of Millersburg and John (Arie) Kauffman of Fredericksburg; sisters, Mattie (Ray) Miller, Mary Kauffman, Emma Kauffman and Ada (Felty) Shetler, all of Millersburg. Funeral services will be Monday at 9 a.m. at the Aden Schlabach residence, 3710 County Road 200, with Bishop Eli A. Mast officiating. Burial will be in the Schlabach Cemetery, Paint Township, Holmes County. Friends may call anytime today (Saturday) after 11 a.m. at the family home. Spidell Funeral Home in Mount Eaton is handling the arrangements.
Published by The Daily Record, Wooster, OH Obituaries: May 5, 2012 4:02AM

      Roy and Ray Kauffman were brothers and frequently played most of the Crist Miller's Mid-Ohio Checker Meets.  Roy had cancer and fought his extended illness until it killed him. We will miss him at the meets but remember his games and his friendship.