Paul Allen Smith

Paul Allen Smith Passed away on March 20, 2013, in Colorado. He was born in Berkeley, CA, on February 23, 1939. He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Marian A. Smith; sister, Linda Barnett; and aunt, Lorraine Roberts, of Grass Valley, CA. He was second "father" to ten children.There are 28 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren, five nieces and nephews, and numerous cousins. He owned East Bay Upholstery in El Cerrito, CA, for 20 years and Smith Storage and Rentals for 20 years. He has built and remodeled many homes in Lake County and loved hunting in Idaho. He enjoyed taking car trips to see kids and grandkids. He lived in Lower Lake for more than 26 years. He was admired and loved for his kindness, integrity and generosity. A graveside service will be held at Lower Lake Cemetery, 9040 Lake Street, on Friday, April 5, 2013, at 1 p.m. The family will provide refreshments after the service. In lieu of flowers, his favorite charity was the Salvation Army. Arrangements entrusted to Jones & Lewis Clear Lake Memorial Chapel, Lower Lake, CA. 707-994-6417 Share your memories by signing the guest book at

Published in Lake County Record-Bee from Mar. 30 to Apr. 5, 2013