Marcia Jean Kaufman

Marcia Jean Kaufman

Nov. 30, 1951 – May 10, 2018

Marcia Jean Kaufman died on May 10, 2018.

Marcia and her husband, Rex, with their three children, moved to Homer in 1994. They started two businesses which provided services to a growing community. They loved being a part of Homer and shared the passion for the beauty of Homer and Alaska.

Marcia was diagnosed at the age 40 with Multiple Sclerosis. She struggled and fought for 27 years to stay ahead of the disease; practicing diet control, exercise, alternative medicine while partnering with Homer’s incredible physicians. Above all, Marcia lived for her precious time against the disease, to be with her beloved husband, children and grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, May 18, 2018 at The Homer Community Church, 3838 Bartlett Street in Homer. She will be laid to rest following service at the Hickerson Memorial Park Cemetery on Diamond Ridge Road. Pastor David Taylor will be officiating.

Marcia is survived by her husband, Rex Kaufman; children, Jamie Kaufman Bacher, Lindsey Kaufman Krueger and Logan Rex Kaufman; grandchildren, Mia, Isabella and Troy; and sister, Susan Connors E.

Arrangements made by Homer Funeral Home &Cremation Services. Please sign or visit her online guestbook at


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