Richard Louis Plume
Oct. 16, 1947 - Sept. 5, 2013
Rick died peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on Thursday September 5, 2013. He is survived by his beloved wife of 30 years Beth, and children Liz (Rick), Rebecca, Joe, and Olivia. He was expecting his first grandchild due this spring.
Rick grew up in Millbrae, graduated from Mills High School, and San Jose State University. He was a pioneer of marathon running in the late 1960s through 1970s. He completed the Hawaii IronMan in 1982, a year before he married the love of his life. Rick spent 35 years in the real estate industry. He was a long time member of Green Hills Country Club, spending many days on the golf course and with his family around the pool. An avid sports enthusiast, yogi, and outdoor lover. Rick always lit up a room with a glowing smile and outgoing personality upon his arrival. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, donations are graciously accepted at UCSF Brain Tumor Center in the name of Richard Plume (UCSF Foundation, PO Box 45339, San Francisco CA 94145-0339).
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at St. Catherine's Catholic Church, 1310 Bayswater Avenue, Burlingame on September 11, 2013 at 10 am.