Elwin was born on October 30, 1922 and passed away on Saturday, April 15, 2017. Elwin was a resident of California at the time of passing. Buz served his country honorably in the United States Army 7th infantry as a combat engineer during WWII in the Pacific Theater. Elwin was married to Yolanda. Services will be held at Adobe Creek Funeral Home 331 Lakeville Street Petaluma Thursday April 20 2017 at 1pm. Entombment with military honors will be private at Olema Cemetery Olema.