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Obituary for Carolyn Kauffmann (Parker)

Carolyn Parker Kauffmann, 87, of Franklin, formerly of St. Petersburg, passed away on Friday, March 3, 2023.

Born in New Port News, VA., she was the daughter of the late William Scott and Mary Julia Pace Parker. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Edloe Kauffmann, and grandchild, Pace Laura Ringuette. She retired from Langley Air Force Base, where she worked for forty plus years. Mrs. Kauffmann was of the Catholic faith, past President of the Kings Daughter in Gloucester, VA, and an avid animal lover and bird enthusiast. She was a member of the Silver Sneakers Club, loved to travel, watch movies, Bingo, and knit. She was very active in her community and looked forward to her daily lunch with her friends.

She is survived by two daughters, Julia Bellomy (Jeffrey) of Franklin, NC, and Marian Ringuette (Gary) of Riverview, FL; four grandchildren, Parker Wiltberger, John Kauffmann, Alexa Ringuette, and Christian Ringuette; and two great grandchildren, Maya Kauffmann, and Mason Kauffmann.

A celebration of life will be held on March 18th,2023, at 10am, at Blessed Sacrament Church, 11565 66th Ave N., Seminole, FL, 33772.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601.

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Macon Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.