David C. Brown Funeral Home Belleville, MI: Obituaries

David C. Brown Funeral Home Belleville, MI

F. Mildred Kauffman F. Mildred Kauffman
(June 13, 1915 - October 21, 2012)

F. Mildred Kauffman, age 97 of Wayne, MI, passed away Sunday, October 21, 2012 at Oakwood Hospital, Dearborn, MI. She was born June 13, 1915 in Washington, Indiana, daughter of James & Della Mae (Dayton) Sutherland.

Millie was a member of the First Baptist Church, Wayne, MI. She loved her church, her family, and especially time spent with her grandchildren.

She is survived by three children Robert D. (Esther) McQuaid of St. Petersburg, Florida, Judith C. (Ted) Klein of Wayne, MI and Keith B. (Kathy) McQuaid of Belleville, MI, 11 step-children Walter E. (Rose) McQuaid of Dearborn Heights, MI, Kenneth A. McQuaid of Tuscon, Arizona, Elwood (Maxine) McQuaid of Lynchburg, Virginia, Gail (Jack) Attard of Farmington Hills, MI, Sharon (William) Hook of Belleville, Stuart (Charmein) Kauffman of Placentia, California, Leroy (June) Case of Michigan, Naomi (Bill) Hoeflinger of Three Rivers, MI, Donald Case, Jonathon Case and Earl (Doris) Case, 56 grandchildren, and a host of great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her first husband Dale Winiger, second husband Elwood A. McQuaid, third husband Lester Case and her fourth husband Ralph H. Kauffman, three sisters Dorothy Forman, Mabel Russ and Virginia Sutherland, two brothers Burt and James Sutherland, Jr., a step-son Eldon Case, also a step-daughter Marilyn Krick.

Visitation will be 2-8 PM Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at the David C. Brown Temporary Viewing and Funeral Chapel, 500 E. Huron River Dr, Belleville. Funeral Services will be 11:00 AM Thursday, October 25, 2012 at Fair Haven Baptist Church, 34850 Marquette, Westland, MI 48185, with visitation 10-11 AM at the church. Interment will be at 2:30 PM in Soop Cemetery, Van Buren Township, MI.

Memorial contributions may be made to the church or to Gideon Bible and would be appreciated by the family. Please sign her on-line guest book and share a memory for her family to treasure.