William Kaufman

Sep 23, 1947 - Oct 15, 2012

William Kaufman, 65, of Bellevue, passed away Monday, Oct. 15, 2012, at his residence.

He was born Sept. 23, 1947, in Barberton, Ohio, to Robert J. and Ava Jean (Blake) Kaufman. Bill served in the Army during the Vietnam War. He was employed by GTE as an engineer.

He was a member of Club Amer-ital and VFW. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, cooking and tinkering in his garage.

He is survived by his son, Gregory Kaufman, of Bellevue; daughter, Heidi Kaufman, of Bellevue; and three grandchildren, Aidan, Kaitlyn and Zander.

He was preceded in death by his parents; grandmother, Viola Kaufman; and step-father George Balant.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Foos & Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue. Condolences may be shared at foosfuneral.com.