Lois Marion Kaufman, 89, Salina, formerly of Wilson, died Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, at Salina Presbyterian Manor, Salina.
She was born Jan. 24, 1930, in Kanopolis to Joseph F. Janda, Jr. and Verna Muriel (Snart) Janda. She was a 1947 graduate of Wilson High School. She also graduated from Fort Hays University with a bachelor’s and master’s degree in education.
She married Orville L. Kaufman on April 26, 1952, in Dubuque. He preceded her in death Nov. 27, 2004. She was a teacher for 44 years.
Survivors include two daughters, Nathalea Stephenson, Salina, and Karleen Williams, Castle Pines, Colo.; a sister, Darlene Palser, Russell; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Wilson Baptist Church; burial in Wilson City Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8p.m. Monday with family present from 6 to 7 p.m. at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell
Memorials are suggested to Wilson Baptist Church, in care of the mortuary.