Walter Robert Kauffmann




Fuquay-Varina – Walter Robert Kauffmann, age 80, passed away on Tuesday, January 16, 2018.

A Funeral Mass we be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, January 19, 2018 at St Bernadette Catholic Church, 1005 Wilbon Road, Fuquay-Varina.

Mr. Kauffmann was born in Chicago, Il to the late Frederick and Harriet Serauskas Kauffmann. He was also preceded in death by his brothers Fred and Frank Kauffmann.

He was a loving husband, father, brother and grandfather and will be missed by all who knew him.

Walter is survived by his wife of 57 years, Marilyn Knoch Kauffmann; sons, David Kauffmann and fiancé, Jennifer Chilton of Reno, NV, and John Kauffmann and wife, Holly of Oak View, CA; daughters, Karen Brynteson and husband, Raymond of Alexandria, VA, Laura Kauffmann-Stewart and husband, Brad of Brooklyn, NY, and Mary Lynn Kromenhoek and husband, Jay of Holly Springs, NC; sisters, Harriet Niemiec of Palos Heights, Il, and Sister Bernadine Kauffmann of Lake Zurich, Il; and 6 grandchildren, Kyle, Bryce, Taylor, Tyler, Jack and Natalia.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Transition LifeCare, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, 27607.