Michael “Mike” Lee Kauffman, age 75 of Windsor, CO passed away on Friday, February 4, 2022. Mike was born April 24, 1946 in Spokane, WA to Raoul and Mary Louise Kauffman.
Mike grew up in Spokane and was a graduate of University High School. During his teen years he received his Eagle Scout badge from the Boy Scouts of America and won multiple awards in rifle shooting competitions. Mike attended Washington State University and graduated with a BA in Business. At Washington State University he met the love of his life, Pamela Healy. They were married on April 26, 1969 and have been married for 53 years.
Mike was known for his larger than life personality and great business sense. His great business sense helped him succeed as an executive in the food distribution industry for over 30 years. Mike was active in his neighborhood as president of the homeowner’s association and took great pride in being an active member in the Washington State University Alumni Association. Mike loved watching his grandchildren play competitive sports and offered great life advice for his older grandchildren.
Mike is survived by his wife Pamela Kauffman, children Chris Kauffman (Julie), Tyson Kauffman (Amber) and grandchildren Tyler, Dillon, Kayla, Wyatt and brother Jeff Kauffman.
A celebration of life is being planned, and details will be forthcoming.
We miss you, we love you and you are forever a guide in our lives.