James Kauffman, 75

James G. Kauffman, 75, of Georgetown, formerly of Higginsport, died Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010. He was born June 27, 1935 in Philadelphia, Penn.

Kauffman served in the Army during the Korean War. He retired as a teacher from the Cincinnati Public Schools and was a member of the F&AM Georgetown no. 72, Syrian Temple, and American Legion 180 Georgetown. He was a former member of the Brown County Housing Authority, a collector of driftwood and art glass, a bridge master, avid fisherman, and a Kentucky Colonel.

Visitation 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010 at the Georgetown Veterans Home. Funeral services to follow. Megie Funeral Home, Mt. Orab is serving the family.

Memorials may be directed to the Shriners Burns Hospital.