Henry R. “Hank” Kauffman, 70, South Whitley, passed away at 10:35 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, at Parkview Whitley Hospital in Columbia City. He was born Jan. 25, 1947, in Etna Green to Raymond R. and Edna (Mast) Kauffman.
He attended Etna Green Public Schools and was married Nov. 20, 1982, to Eunice R. (Inks) Bishop, who survives. He was a self-employed siding contractor and was a domestic missionary. He lived most of his life in the Kosciusko, Elkhart, and Whitley County areas.
He was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Columbia City.
He is survived by his wife, Eunice Kauffman; a daughter; a son; ten grandchildren; three great grandchildren; 11 sisters and brothers.
He was preceded in death by his parents, son and sister.
Cremation Services of Kosciusko County, 4356 N. St. Rd. 15, Warsaw is in charge of arrangements. Private family church services will be held at a later date.
Preferred memorials may be given to the donor’s choice. To send a condolence to the family in memory of Mr. Kauffman, please visit www.cremationserviceskc.com