|Birth: ||Aug. 9, 1907|
|Death: ||Mar. 6, 1981|
Elam L. Kauffman. 73, of 57 Poplar St., Inter-
course, died Friday night at the Sarasota (Fla.) Memorial Hospital. He had been hospitalized and was under a physician's care.
A retired farmer and fruit grower, he was the husband of Edna Augsberger Kauffman.
He was ordained a minister of the Weavertown Amish-Mennonite Church in 1936 and became a bishop in 1960. He served on the Amish-Mennonite Aid Mission Board since 1955.
Born in Leacock Township, he was a son of the late Amos L. and Susan F. Lapp Kauffman.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by seven children: Dorothy L., wife of George Burkhold-
er, New Holland R1; Anna Arlene, wife of Daniel Kramer, Goias, Brazil; Marian Elizabeth, wife of Aaron Lapp Jr., Kinzers; Samuel,at home; Elsie Mae, wife of Ivan R. Beachy, Mission Home, Va.; Amos Lee, Lewisburg, and Mary Carol, wife of J. Omar Stoltzfus, Oxford.
He also is survived by 28grandchildren, a great grandchild, two brothers, John E. Kauffman, Bird-in-Hand R1, and Melvin L. Kauffman, Roaring Branch, and a sister, Mary L., wife of Aaron King, Ronks R1.
Amos L. Kauffman (1881 - 1970)
Susan F. Lapp Kauffman (1883 - 1969)
Edna M. Augsburger Kauffman (1911 - 1993)*
Marian E. Kauffman Lapp (1939 - 2006)*
Sadie L. Beiler (1905 - 1976)*
Christian B. Kauffman (1906 - 1966)*
Elam L. Kauffman (1907 - 1981)
John E. Kauffman (1909 - 2000)*
Melvin L Kauffman (1912 - 2006)*
Mary L Kauffman King (1915 - 2010)*
Elsie Mae Stoltzfus (1918 - 1941)*
Sylvan L. Kauffman (1923 - 1964)*
TO LIVE IN HIS PRESENCE IS JOY UNENDING
Weavertown Amish-Mennonite Cemetery
Created by: Ruth George
Record added: Jul 19, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93870913