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Lawrence Gerald Kaufman

September 10, 1930 - August 4, 2023

Lawrence Gerald Kaufman Obituary

Lawrence Gerald Kaufman Obituary September 10, 1930 August 4, 2023 Lawrence Gerald Kaufman died on Friday August 4, 2023 at the age of 92. Lawrence, better known as Larry is survived by his loving wife Marilyn (Funk) Kaufman; devoted children Melanie Gerber (son-in-law James Gerber) and Douglas Kaufman (daughter-in-law Rimma Kaufman) and adoring grandchildren Leah Gerber and Ethan Kaufman. He was most proud of his two grandchildren. Larry was predeceased by his parents Joseph and Ida Kaufman. Larry was born on September 10, 1930, in the Bronx where he grew up. He was a proud Korean War Air Force Veteran. He married Marilyn, the love of his life on March 27, 1955. After living in Missouri, Louisiana, the Bronx and Queens, they then spent most of their married life together starting in 1965 in Scarsdale NY before moving in 1996 to Somers, NY. Larry had a long prestigious career as a Vice President for the jeweler Van Cleef & Arpels, in Manhattan. After he retired, he fulfilled a dream of becoming a Yonkers, NY auxiliary police officer and then became a very active member and then the Commander of the Somers, NY Jewish War Veterans. A private funeral for family is scheduled for Sunday August 6 11:30am graveside at Beth David cemetery in Elmont NY. . The family will be accepting visitors for Shiva as follows: Sunday 8/6 3pm - 8pm (6:30pm minyan), Monday 8/7 3pm - 8pm (7:30pm minyan), Tuesday 8/8 3 -8pm (Tuesday minyan) James and Melanie Gerber at 21 Waters Edge, Chappaqua, NY 10514 ( Old Farm Lake Townhouses) Wednesday 8/9 3 - 8pm (7:30pm minyan), Thursday 8/10 3 - 8pm (7:30pm minyan) Friday 8/11 10am - 1pm Marilyn Kaufman at 758 Heritage Hills Dr. #C, Somers NY 10589 (Heritage Hills development) In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be sent to Hebrew Congregation of Somers, P.O. Box 40, Shenorock, NY 10587 Private Service Sunday, August 6, 2023 11:30 AM

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Lawrence Gerald Kaufman Obituary September 10, 1930 August 4, 2023 Lawrence Gerald Kaufman died on Friday August 4, 2023 at the age of 92. Lawrence, better known as Larry is survived by his loving wife Marilyn (Funk) Kaufman; devoted children Melanie Gerber (son-in-law James Gerber) and Douglas Kaufman (daughter-in-law Rimma Kaufman) and adoring grandchildren Leah Gerber and Ethan Kaufman. He was most proud of his two grandchildren. Larry was predeceased by his parents Joseph and Ida Kaufman. Larry was born on September 10, 1930, in the Bronx where he grew up. He was a proud Korean War Air Force Veteran. He married Marilyn, the love of his life on March 27, 1955. After living in Missouri, Louisiana, the Bronx and Queens, they then spent most of their married life together starting in 1965 in Scarsdale NY before moving in 1996 to Somers, NY. Larry had a long prestigious career as a Vice President for the jeweler Van Cleef & Arpels, in Manhattan. After he retired, he fulfilled a dream of becoming a Yonkers, NY auxiliary police officer and then became a very active member and then the Commander of the Somers, NY Jewish War Veterans. A private funeral for family is scheduled for Sunday August 6 11:30am graveside at Beth David cemetery in Elmont NY. . The family will be accepting visitors for Shiva as follows: Sunday 8/6 3pm - 8pm (6:30pm minyan), Monday 8/7 3pm - 8pm (7:30pm minyan), Tuesday 8/8 3 -8pm (Tuesday minyan) James and Melanie Gerber at 21 Waters Edge, Chappaqua, NY 10514 ( Old Farm Lake Townhouses) Wednesday 8/9 3 - 8pm (7:30pm minyan), Thursday 8/10 3 - 8pm (7:30pm minyan) Friday 8/11 10am - 1pm Marilyn Kaufman at 758 Heritage Hills Dr. #C, Somers NY 10589 (Heritage Hills development) In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be sent to Hebrew Congregation of Somers, P.O. Box 40, Shenorock, NY 10587 Private Service Sunday, August 6, 2023 11:30 AM

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