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Elsa Jean Schuster

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Elsa Jean Schuster Obituary
SCHUSTER, ELSA JEAN, died Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Westport Place.

She was a native of Louisville, born in 1924 to Samuel and Bess Goldberg. She was a member of Congregation Adath Jeshurun and the Sisterhood, NCJW - Louisville Section, Hadassah, a volunteer at Jewish Hospital for over 30 years. a longtime member of the Standard Club and charter member of the Jefferson Club. Elsa was an avid Bridge player, along with golf and tennis, and an ardent UofL fan. She will always be remembered as the "Balloon Lady", for all occasions.

She is preceded in death by her daughter, Deborah Poole.

She is survived by her husband, Irving Schuster; her son, J. Lon Schuster (Cathy); her son-in-law, Wade Poole III; her grandchildren, Dr. Bryce Schuster (Dr. Julie) and Corey Schuster (Alison) of McLean, VA; her great-grandchildren, Halle, Burke and Logan Schuster; her brother, Julian Goldberg; her sister, Judith Glauber (Warren) of Cleveland, OH; and her sister-in-law, Marcia Schuster.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m Monday at Herman Meyer & Son, 1338 Ellison Avenue with burial to follow in Adath Jeshurun Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to Congregation Adath Jeshurun, , Hosparus or donor's favorite charity.


Published in The Courier-Journal on Mar. 30, 2014
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