Lynn Rurup Smith
Age 67, of San Mateo California passed away peacefully in her home in San Mateo, CA on May 1st. She was surrounded by loving family members and friends at the time of her passing.
Lynn was born in Bakersfield, CA, and was a graduate of Arizona State University. She resided in the bay area for over 35 years. Lynn was an avid sports fan, having excelled as a youth in both tennis and equestrian events. As an adult she participated, with her husband Steve, in several charitable organizations, and for fun they were renowned for their expertise in local chili cook-offs. Lynn worked in the financial field, having worked for several years at Merrill Lynch, and then for SF Sentry. Lynn was a dedicated, fiercely loyal, and loving family member. She is survived by her husband Stephen J. Smith, her brother Henry Rurup, and a host of adoring Smith family members. Lynn also had numerous personal friends and professional colleagues who will sorely miss her. Cards, flowers, and donations should be sent to Washington Care and Rehabilitation in San Leandro, CA. Her husband, Stephen, currently resides there. Lynn, we'll miss you!!! We love you and thank you for sharing your life with us. God bless you Lynn!!