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Daniel,90, of Boxholm, Iowa, died, July 27, 2014, at Bethany Manor in Story City, Iowa. He was born November 24, 1923 and was the seventh of nine children in his family. Dan grew up in the Rockwell City area and attended the Manson Mennonite Church. He graduated from Rockwell City High School in 1941. After high school, Dan served as a smoke jumper in Cave Junction for the 1945 season. He attended college in Heston, Kan., before returning home to Rockwell City to farm. Dan later moved to Boxholm where he farmed until he retired. Burial is at Prairie Lawn Cemetery in Boxholm.
Smokejumping; Smokejumpers -- United States; National Smokejumper Association; Wildfire fighters; Obituaries
National Smokejumper Association, "Smokejumper Obituary: Kauffman, Daniel Nathan (Cave Junction 1945)" (2020). Smokejumper Obituaries. 409.