Allen Kaufman, born Oct. 2, 1948, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014.
Dr. Kaufman was a graduate of Temple University of Dentistry and is a dentist that devoted his entire practice to the treatments of TMJ disorders.
He served in the United States Air Force with an honorable discharge in July 1981. While there he was head of Dental Radiology and was also the base Endodonist.
Dr. Kaufman was a member of the American Academy of Orofacial Pain, the American Headache Society and the American Dental Association.
When Allen wasn't devoting his time to his practice, he enjoyed spending time with his wife, Rebecca, and their daughter, Melyssa, and their rescued animals.
As animal lovers, Allen and Rebecca have filled their home with wonderful pets which include seven dogs and seven cats and a miniature horse.
A memorial celebration of Dr. Kaufman's life will be held today, Saturday, Feb. 8 at Knowlton & Hewins Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 1 Church St., Augusta.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Dr. Kaufman's memory may be made to Rockin T. Equine Rescue, 60 Edgecombe Road, Lisbon Falls, ME 04252.
Memories, condolences, photos and videos may be shared with the family on the obituary page of our website at www.khrfuneralhomes.com.