Ingrid Roswitha (Kaufer) Powell, 70, of 149 Curry Ridge Road, Napier, WV, passed away following a long battle with Parkinson and Alzheimer's at her residence on January 2, 2014. She was born in Bieslau, Germany on January 19, 1943. She was the daughter of the late Joachim Kaufer and Hildegard Kaufer. On July 12, 1974, she married Rupert "Rudy" Powell and they spent 39 wonderful years together.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by one brother, Deieter Kaufer, niece, Beatrice Kaufer, and several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Powell was a unique individual. She was an accomplished artist, and a great cook. She also loved to clean house, garden, and was an animal lover. Mrs. Powell loved the water; she cherished the time spent with her husband at Myrtle Beach when he was stationed there.
Family received friends at the Stockert-Sizemore Funeral Home, 225 Main Street, Flatwoods on Monday, January 6, 2014 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at the Stockert-Sizemore Funeral Chapel, Pastor Jason Allen officiated. Interment followed services in the Falls Mill Cemetery. Words of comfort and memories may be shared with the family at stockert-sizemore.com.