Melvin Stanley Kaufman, 73, of Raleigh, died Wednesday morning, December 24, 2014.
Funeral service will be held graveside at 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, December 28, 2014 at the Raleigh Hebrew Cemetery.
A native of New York, Mel was the son of the late Maurice and Sarah Kaufman. He has resided in Raleigh for the last 11 years to be close to his children and grandchildren.
He is survived by his son Marc Kaufman and daughter-in-law Deborah Kaufman and their children Hannah and Noah and his daughter Leslie Horwitz and son-in-law Michael Horwitz and their children Sydney, Jamie, Joshua and Ryan. He is also survived by his brothers Herbert and Donald Kaufman.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Beth Meyer Synagogue in Raleigh, NC.