MORRIS SMITH, Susan “Sue”, 60, of Medina, Washington and formerly of Oakwood, Ohio, passed away peacefully in the early morning of Saturday, September 21st, 2019. Her passing, at the EvergreenHealth Hospice Care Center, followed a hard-fought, four-year battle with cholangiocarcinoma, or bile duct cancer.
Sue was born on November 29th, 1958, in Cincinnati, Ohio, to Robert (deceased) and Cynthia Morris. She grew up in Ohio along with brothers, Steve and John. After graduating from Bowling Green State University with a business degree in 1981, Sue married Greg Smith in 1983 and had two children. In 1998, the family moved from Oakwood, Ohio to Seattle, Washington.
Professionally, Sue achieved a successful career in wealth management and financial services. She also served on the Overlake Hospital Foundation Board of Directors for 13 years. Personally, Sue enjoyed traveling, gardening, and spending quality time with her family and friends.
Sue is survived by her husband of 36 years, Greg Smith; daughter, Lindsay Smith; son, Ben Smith and wife Cynthia; mother, Cynthia Morris; brother, Steve Morris and wife Angie; brother, John Morris; and many beloved extended family members and friends. Sue will be remembered for her kindness, compassion, love, and dedication to do anything she could to support those she loved. She will be deeply missed by all those who were blessed to know her.
A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, October 11th at 2:00pm at the Calvary Cemetery Chapel, 1625 Calvary Ave, Dayton. A reception will follow.
In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center engage.fredhutch.org/goto/SusanSmith or the EvergreenHealth Hospice Care Center. Condolences may be shared with the family at www.routsong.com.