Robert Kaufman

Robert Kaufman

Robert “Bob” Maurice Kaufman, 85, of Lawrenceville died Feb. 9, 2017. Born in Baltimore, he was a lifelong resident of the area until moving to Ewing’s Greenwood House at the end of 2008. 

Mr. Kaufman worked until his retirement for the Social Security Administration. He also was a musician who played clarinet and saxophone. While working, he was a member of the Gettysburg Orchestra, playing in numerous performances over the years, including Summers in the Park Concerts and sing-alongs each summer. After retirement, he played with local big bands in the Baltimore area. 

Predeceased by his wife of over 35 years, Diana R., he is survived by his daughter, Evette (Arthur) Katlin; two grandchildren; and his Greenwood House companion, Leona.

Services were held Feb. 13 with arrangements by Orland’s Ewing Memorial Chapel, Ewing. Memorial contributions may be made to Adath Israel Congregation, Lawrenceville, or Greenwood House. 

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