Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Jean Elizabeth Elslander

04/09/1925 - 09/24/2017

Jean Elizabeth Standefer Elslander, 92, died September 24, 2017 surrounded by her family. She was born on April 9, 1925.

Mrs. Elslander held a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Arkansas and she taught Home Economics and loved gardening. She was preceded in death by her husband LTC (ret) Charles L. Elslander and son Charles L. Elslander Jr., sister Doris Ransburg and brother Charles S. Standefer Jr.

She is survived by her daughter, Constance Marie Kuwamoto and her husband LTC (ret) Roderick D. Kuwamoto and grandchildren, Major Brett Gendron and wife Dorothy and Matthew Kuwamoto and wife Marsha. Jean adored her great grandchildren, Aiden Charles and Blain Vaughn Gendron and Luke Charles Kuwamoto.

The memorial service will be held at Eastside Baptist Church in Marietta, Ga. at 1PM on October 7, 2017. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association at

Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

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