Born in California, a son of the late Gordon and Violet Alma (Keeping) Elmslie, he was the president and owner of Elmco Tool of Bristol. He had a love of cars, motorcycles, being a soccer coach, sports and most of all spending time with his son Jake.
Steven was the father of Jake Robert Elmslie of Little Compton; and the brother of Judith and her husband Robert Streett of Pennsylvania. He also leaves his cousins in England and Canada, his nieces and nephews, and his beloved Elmco family.
Arrangements are with Smith Funeral & Memorial Services, 8 Schoolhouse Road, Warren, where family will receive friends Sunday, April 27, from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. A Memorial Service starts at 1:30 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to his son Jake’s educational fund to John Hancock Freedom 529, c/o Elmco Tool, 3 Peter Road, Bristol, RI 02809. See www.wjsmithfh.com