Ray S Kauffman

Dec 16, 1926 - Dec 30, 2022

Ray S Kauffman

December 16, 1926 - December 30, 2022


Ray Kauffman, 96 of Phoenix passed away on December 30, 2022. He was born in Arthur, IL to Samuel and Fannie (Miller) Kauffman. He moved to Phoenix in 1956 with his wife, Mary (Yoder) and three young boys, Roger, Clifford and Richard. Daughter, Darlene was born in Phoenix. He co-owned R & W Sheet Metal for many years.

He is survived by son, Cliff and daughter-in-law, Ada of Chesapeake, VA, daughter, Darlene Niederschulte and son-in-law, Michael of Phoenix, AZ, grand-daughter, Julie Kauffman, grandson, James and wife Tina, great-grandchildren, Elsie Frey, Eli Frey and Eva Kauffman, sisters Ella Kauffman and Carrie Kauffman. He is preceded in death by wife Mary, sons Roger and Richard, 5 brothers, 2 sisters and parents.

A Funeral Service is scheduled for 1:00 p.m., Friday, January 6, 2023 at Hansen Mortuary, 8314 N. 7th St, Phoenix, AZ with visitation starting at noon. The burial will be Saturday, January 7th at 10:00 am at West Resthaven Cemetery, 6290 W. Northern Ave, Glendale, AZ. Please visit below to offer a condolence or to share a memory of Ray.

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Fri, Jan 6, 2023 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Hansen Chapel

8314 N 7th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85020

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Fri, Jan 6, 2023 at 1:00 pm
Hansen Chapel

8314 N 7th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85020

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Sat, Jan 7, 2023 at 10:00 am
West Restahven Park Cemetery

6290 W. Northern Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85301

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