Joseph Albert Kaufmann (Papa) 70, of Goose Creek passed away Saturday, November 19 2022 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born in 1952 in Richmond, Indiana. He joined the US Navy in 1969 and served 26 years before retiring as a Chief Petty Officer. He was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather.
Joe enjoyed spending time in Cherokee at the casinos with his wife, sitting on the porch with his beloved dog Bentley. He was an avid golfer and loved The Cowboys.
Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife of 27 yrs Cynthia Yaun Kaufmann of Goose Creek, sons Joseph A Kaufmann 3rd and Charles Lee Kaufmann (Heather). His sister Diana Warner(Cliff) of Indiana. His step children Kimberly Meree, Charles Paschen(Melissa) and Jonathon Land(Kaitlyn). His grandchildren Sterling, Brady, and Drew Kaufmann, Joshua Vandwaye (Erin) Kyle Meree, Shelby Meree, Victoria Paschen, and Christian Paschen. His great grandchildren Asher, Bryson, Brayden, Lily and Ransom. He also had several nieces and nephews.
Proceeded in death by his parents Peggy Joyce Smith and Joseph A. Kaufmann Sr. of Indiana, son Steve Allen Kaufmann of Goose Creek and two sisters Cheryl Tucker and Linda Jones.
A private memorial will be held at a later date for family.
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