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Edward Kaufman

AGE: 97 • Long Branch

Edward Kaufman 97 of Long Branch, NJ died peacefully April 6.

Eddie was a graduate of Columbia Grammar and the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. He was a Captain in the US Army in WW II and was awarded the Bronze Star and Purple Heart. Founder of S & E Kaufman Associates. Avid Tar Heels fan and lifelong fisherman. Eddie received the Legion of Honor medal from the French government for service in WWII, and was featured in an article in Esquire magazine as their longest subscriber. Eddie married Ethel in 1949, "the greatest catch of his life". He is also survived by his daughter Susan Caplan (Howard) and son Bob (Lee) and two grandchildren Richard Caplan and Amy Caplan. Funeral services Sunday, April 9, 11:00 AM Bloomfield Cooper, Ocean, NJ.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Apr. 8, 2017
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