Paul Wenceslaus Kaufman, 81

Paul Wenceslaus Kaufman, 81, of Tama, passed away Saturday, April 14, 2018 at the Iowa River Hospice Home in Marshalltown. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 10:30 AM at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Tama with Father Michael Mescher as celebrant. Interment will follow at St. Patrick’s Cemetery in Tama. Visitation will be held Wednesday, April 18, 2018 from 4-7 PM at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home in Tama.Survivors include his children, Crystal (Jarade Purk) Kaufman of Tama, Tracy (Retta) Kelley of Tama, Tina (Rod) Boldt of Toledo, Jeff (Fran) Cox of Tama, and Greg (Brandie) Cox of Pleasantville; seven grandchildren; one great-grandson; one great-granddaughter on the way; two sisters, Margaret (Charles) Goodrich of Malcom, and Patty (Don) Nicholas of Guernsey; many nieces and nephews; and his longtime friend, Peggy Cox of Tama. A memorial fund has been established.