Babs Kaufman, 83, of Franklin, Michigan and LaQuinta, California, died of natural causes on Monday, February 27, 2012 aboard Princess Cruises ship Star Princess en route to Uruguay with her husband Herbert.
In 2008, Babs and husband celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. The couple were married for 64 years.
Kaufman was active in the community, including The DeRoy Testamentary Foundation, Temple Beth El and Temple Israel West Bloomfield Michigan Listen in Fund.
The couple were owners of the Ira Kaufman Chapel, a funeral home that serves the Metro Detroit, Michigan Jewish community.