Arthur William Kaufmann Jr., 82, of New Milford, died Feb. 16, 2011, at Danbury Hospital. He was the husband of Louise (Obermeyer) Kaufmann.

Mr. Kaufmann was born in Union City, N.J., Dec. 1, 1928, son of the late Arthur W. and Sophie (Latoof) Kaufmann Sr.

He was a veteran of the Korean War, serving with the United States Army.

Mr. Kaufmann was employed by IBM in Westchester County, N.Y., for 40 years and retired in 1993 as a systems analyst for the payroll department.

After being a resident of Katonah, N.Y., for 34 years, he moved to New Milford in 1999.

In addition to his wife of 57 years, he is survived by a son, Robert A. Kaufmann and his wife, Elizabeth, of Bedford, Mass.; a daughter, Kathryn A. Kaufmann, of New Milford; and three grandchildren, Timothy, Heather and Stephen. He was predeceased by a sister, Rosemarie Kaufmann. Burial will take place in the spring at St. Francis Cemetery in New Milford.

Donations in Mr. Kaufmann's memory may be made to New Milford VNA, 68 Park Lane Road, New Milford, CT 06776.