Donna Lee Grimley Kauffman
Published in The Capital on Jan. 14, 2014

Donna Lee Kauffman, 66, a 35-year resident of
Edgewater and previously of Seat Pleasant, died
January 11 at Anne Arundel Medical Center.

Born December 4, 1947 in Washington, D.C.
to the late Edward and Margaret Grimley, Donna
was a 1965 graduate of
Central Senior High School.

She was a homemaker as well as the owner of
Donna K. Designs, a party planning company. She was a parishioner at Our
Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, a member of American Legion
Post 226 Ladies Auxiliary and a member of the Knights of Pythias, Pythias
Sisters. Her interests included cooking, party planning and spending time
with her grandchildren and other family.

In addition to her parents, Donna was preceded in death by her brother,
Whitey D. Grimley, and daughter-in-law, Jacqueline Kauffman.

She is survived by her husband of 43 years, David M. Kauffman of
Edgewater; two sons, David M. Kauffman, Jr. of Annapolis and Edward
and his wife Shauna Kauffman of Crofton; brother; Edward Grimley; three
sisters, Linda Herrera, Peggy Ahmay and Kay Grimley; and three
grandchildren, Kristopher, Matthew and Kevin.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, January 15 and from 10
a.m. until a funeral service will begin at 11 a.m., Thursday, January 16, at
the George P. Kalas Funeral Home, 2973 Solomons Island Rd., Edgewater.

Interment at Maryland Veterans Cemetery will be private.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American
Legion Auxiliary, Cummings-Behlke Unit 226 PO Box432 Mayo, Md.
21106-0432 or to the American Cancer Society , 1041, Route 3 North,
Bldg. A., Gambrills, MD 21054.

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