Obituary: Jason Kaufmann |

Obituary: Jason Kaufmann

Jason A. Kaufmann, 42, of Rough and Ready died Saturday, March 9, in Grass Valley. No services are planned.

Mr. Kaufmann was born Oct. 7, 1959, in Richmond to John Owen and Margaret Ann Kaufmann. He was an artist, wood craftsman and enjoyed landscape and interior design.

He is survived by his mother, Margaret Kaufmann of Rough and Ready; sisters Judith Barnes of Napa, Donna Purdom of Battleground, Wash., Penelope Routt of Concord, Melinda Landsburg of Nevada City and Gretchen Mathis of San Anselmo; brothers Jefferey Kaufmann of Long Beach and Mathew Kaufmann of Rough and Ready; and nine nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father in 1986 and brother John Timothy Kaufmann in 1966.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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