Nicholas John Kauffman

LITTLE FALLS – After battling Multiple Myeloma for several years, Nick Kauffman died, on June 6, 2022, after heroic and caring efforts by the Sibley Memorial Hospital Medical Staff. He was 84 years old.

Nick grew up in Little Falls, NY, and moved to D.C. in 1976. He was interested and active in local civic affairs and was a long-time representative of the Federation of Community Associations. He retired from the D.C. Department of Energy and Environment, which reflected his dedication to environmental protection and preservation of nature in D.C.

Nick loved to play golf and was instrumental in bringing pickleball to the Palisades Community. He had a soft spot for animals and adopted numerous “rescue” pets, including his beloved pit bull, Kiki.

Nick is survived by his wife and four children. He is predeceased by his daughter, Louise. He was held with deep affection by his family and friends and instantly liked by those with whom he became acquainted.

Burial took place at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Town of Herkimer, NY.

In lieu of flowers or gifts, please make memorial donations to Natural Resource Defense Council

Enea Family Funeral Home, Little Falls, NY. (315) 823-2424.