Nola Kaufman

Nola Amy Kaufman a Prineville resident passed away on Tuesday, October 21, 2008 at 
St. Charles Medical Center due to injuries in an auto accident. She was 81 years old.

   Funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 25, 2008 at 10:00 A.M. at Church 
of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, S.E. 2nd & Idlewood, Prineville, Oregon. Bishop 
John A. Morgan will officiate. Graveside services will follow at Juniper Haven Cemetery.

   Nola was born in Rosemead, California on January 13, 1927 to Harry and Amy (Mader) 
Pierce. She graduated from Berkley High School and attended college for a short while. 
Nola married Ernest Kaufman on December 23, 1981 in Molalla, OR.

   She moved to Prineville in 1993 from Philomath, Oregon. She worked as a bookkeeper 
and secretary for Montgomery Ward, Gerber Baby Foods, and several C.P.A. offices, U.S. 
Forest Service and The Boys and Girls Club.

   She was an active member of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Prineville 
2nd ward in and worked in the family history center one day a week, taught relief 
society and always backed cookies for all to enjoy.

   She enjoyed bowling and bowled in various leagues, reading, crafts and crocheting,
sewing, knitting making things out of basically nothing. She especially loved fishing.

   She will always be remembered as someone who saw the good in everyone and would 
always help anyone in need.

   She is survived by her children, daughter Maureen "Mo" and husband Curt Workman of 
Prineville, sons Steven and wife Elaine Noonan of Omaha, Neb. and Mark and wife Janie 
Noonan of Salem. OR. and Kent and wife Jewell Noonan of Ashland, OR., brothers Pete 
Pierce of Covina, CA. and Jim Pierce of Mt. Ranch, CA., sister Doris Hostetler of 
Hesperia, Ca. eleven grandchildren, fourteen great grandchildren and several nieces 
and nephews.

   She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Ernie in 3-15-2008 and three 
brothers, and an infant son Michael.

   Arrangements are in the care of the Prineville Funeral Home.