Barbara A. (Kauffman) Anderson, 71 of Lancaster, passed away peacefully with her family by her side Saturday January 29, 2011 at Sunbridge-Homestead Rehabilitation Center. She was born January 16, 1940 in Lancaster, Ohio to Emery and MaryNelle (Sanner) Kauffman. She was a member of the Fifth Ave Church of Christ.
She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Paul Anderson, sons and daughters-in-law, Brian and Joyce Anderson, Robert and Linda Anderson all of Lancaster, daughter and son-in-law, Maryann and Robert Lape of Logan; 6 grandchildren, Heather Mast, Andrew Mast, Cameron Anderson, Taylor Anderson, Jennifer Seymour and Josh Grimm, 6 great grandchildren, Bailey, Mason, Alexa, Hunter, Noah and Colton; sisters-in-law, Cheryl (Doug) Martin, Lois (Rudy) Young of Lancaster; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Gary Kauffman.
Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m. Wednesday February 2, 2011 at Halteman-Fett & Dyer Funeral Home with Pastor David Tingler officiating. Friends may call Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be sent to Alzheimer's Association, Central Ohio Chapter, 3380 Tremont Road, Columbus, OH 43221.
The family wishes to extend a special thanks to Sunbridge-Homestead Rehabilitation Center Staff.
Arrangements under the direction of Halteman-Fett & Dyer Funeral Home & Memorials, Lancaster, OH.