Jean Neslage, 88, passed away October 5, 2013. She was born in Fullerton, CA but was a lifelong resident of Phoenix. She attended Kenilworth Elementary School, Phoenix Union High School and the University of Arizona where she was affiliated with Delta Gamma Sorority. In 1945, she married Robert Neslage and they had two sons, Craig and Reid and four grandchildren who reside in California. The past four years Jean has resided in California, most recently in Costa Mesa to be closer to family. Her heart, however, always remained in the desert of Arizona. Her passions were family, friends, tennis, and travel. Robert Neslage pre-deceased her in 2009. Graveside Service will be held at Mesa City Cemetery, 1212 N. Center Street, Mesa, AZ, November 9, 2013 at 10:00am. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 2310 N. 56th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85008.