PEARL RIVER, N.Y. -- Rhuey G. Kauffman, of Pearl River, died Tuesday, Nov. 22. She was 93.
She was very proud to have worked in mental health at Rockland Psychiatric Center in Orangeburg for 22 years. She was born July 25, 1923, in Blauvelt, to George and Edna (Conklin) Entwistle. She was a graduate of Haverstraw High School, Class of 1941. Locally, she was a member of the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Pearl River, St. Thomas Lutheran Church in Central Nyack and St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Port Jervis.
She is survived by her son, William Kauffman and wife the Rev. Patt Kauffman; granddaughter, Jennifer L. and husband Corey Mishler.
She was predeceased by her husband, William E. Kauffman.
Visiting will be from 10 a.m. to noon and 2-4 p.m. Saturday at Wyman-Fisher Funeral Home Inc., 100 Franklin Ave., Pearl River. A prayer service will be conducted at 3:30 p.m. at the funeral home.
Friends may send memorial donations in her name to PETA, Compassion Over Killing or Farm Sanctuary.
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