John Edgar Kaufman

Born: Mon., Jun. 21, 1954
Died: Thu., Jan. 7, 2021


4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Fri., Jan. 15, 2021
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Sat., Jan. 16, 2021
Location: Countryside Christian Church

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Sat., Jan. 16, 2021
Location: Countryside Christian Church

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          John Edgar Kaufman, 66, of Winchester, passed away on Thursday, January 7, 2021.  He was born in Winchester, on June 21, 1954, son of the late Glen R. and Margie L. (Blizzard) Kaufman.

John was a 1973 graduate of Winchester Community High School.  He was a Union Journeyman Carpenter from Local Union 1016 for 34 years.  John and his wife owned and operated GlenAire Mobile Home Park for many years.

John is preceded in death by his father, mother, and two brothers, David and Michael.  He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Sondra (Pash) Kaufman, his daughter, Karinsa (husband Chris) Tucker, and his two grandsons, Cade and Cole, all of Winchester, his brother, Keith (wife Marlene) Kaufman of Niles, MI, and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

During his lifetime, John enjoyed many hobbies including fishing, deer hunting, camping with friends and family, and most recently Jeepin’!

A service to celebrate his life will be at 11:00 a.m., on Saturday, January 16, 2021, at Countryside Christian Church, in Winchester, with Rev. Melissa Kleinschmidt officiating.  Burial will follow at Reitenour Cemetery in Ridgeville.

Friends and family may call from 4-7 p.m., on Friday, January 15 as well as an hour before services on Saturday, all at the church.  In lieu of flowers, memorials in John’s name may be made to Ascension St. Vincent Foundation, 8402 Harcourt Road, Suite 210, Indianapolis, IN 46260 or to Countryside Christian Church, 1212 E 100 S, Winchester, IN 47394.

Walker Funeral Home in Winchester is entrusted with the arrangements. Online condolences may be shared with the family at

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Pastor Bob & Becky Jackson
   Posted Fri January 08, 2021
Soni and family, Pastor Bob and I are praying for you and your family during this difficult time. John has been in our prayers for many years. We are thankful that we know he is with our Lord. We will keep you and your family in our prayers. Love, Bob & Becky Jackson

Jim and betty Stalcup
   Posted Fri January 08, 2021
We are so sorry for your loss. He was a great guy. We shall all remember his fondly.

Bonnie Coffman
   Posted Sat January 09, 2021
Please accept my sympathy.

Mike & Denise Wallace
   Posted Tue January 12, 2021
I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. Prayers for you and your family.

Teresa Horne
   Posted Thu January 14, 2021
Soni I'm sorry to here about John you are in my thoughts and prayers I don't know if you got my last one

Mary Farrington
   Posted Fri January 15, 2021
Soni, Karinsa and family - I just heard this afternoon about John - I am heart broken for you all! My love goes out to you during this most difficult time.

I love you all - big hugs.
Mary Farrington (and Spencer too)

Gary Anderson
   Posted Fri January 15, 2021
Sorry for the family loss. You have our sympathy.

Gary and Melanie Anderson

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