Violet Kaufman, 94, of Freeman, S.D., passed away on Dec. 16 at the Freeman Medical Center. A memorial service will be held Dec. 28 at 4:30 p.m. at the Salem Mennonite Church of rural Freeman. Visitation and viewing will be held on Friday, Dec. 27 from 5 to 8 p.m., with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m. at Walter Funeral Home in Freeman. Violet is survived by sons, Norm (Karen) of Freeman and Kim (Loralie) of South Carolina, along with five grandchildren. Memorials should be directed toward the Salem Mennonite Home.