Russell M. Kauffman, 84, of Harrisburg, passed away May 4, 2016 at home with his family by his side.
He was born August 9, 1931, in Rutherford son of the late Truman and Ada (Vogelsong) Kauffman.
Prior to retirement he was employed through the Pennsylvania Blindness and Visual Services where he operated a cafeteria at the Labor and Industry Building.
He was a member of the Paxton Church of the Brethren.
He is survived by his companion Audrey Berger, of Harrisburg, daughters: Vicky Knode of, Middletown, Patricia Morris (Loyal), of Harrisburg, Teresa Weaver (Michael), of Sinking Spring, sons: Tim Kauffman (Wendy), of Middletown, Roger Kauffman (Trish), of Harrisburg, Terry Kauffman (Cheryl), of Dauphin, brother, Marlin Kauffman (Wendy), of Harrisburg, sister, Janet Shearer, of Rutherford, 13 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held at 1:00PM, Wednesday, May 11, 2016, from Neill Funeral Home, 3501 Derry St. Harrisburg, with viewing from 11:30AM to 1:00PM prior to service. Interment will be Woodlawn Memorial Gardens.
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