Shirley L. Luke, age 81, passed away in Bellingham on September 13, 2016. She was born on August 5, 1935 to Norman and Marcella Ericson, in Bellingham. Shirley was preceded in death by her husband Lloyd Luke, grandson Jeff Olney, and son-in-law Richard Kelln. She is survived by son Richard (Linda) Luke, daughters Donna Olney, Linda Kelln, and Jean (Doug) Hansen, 7 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. Additionally, Shirley was a foster mother to 250 children over the years. Her final resting place is Greenacres Memorial Park.