ORANGEVILLE - Doris Carol Olsen Luke, age 78, passed away Sept. 22, 2013 in Price, Utah. Doris was born July 25, 1935 in Rochester (Moore), Utah to Travus Deloss and Jessie Hitchcock Olsen. She attended South Emery High School and married her eternal companion Clyde Melrose Luke on May 22, 1951 in the Manti Temple. She was the mother of three children: Karen (Kevin) Tuttle (Orangeville, UT), Roger Clyde Luke (deceased 1975), Eric Allen (Janalee) Luke (Ferron, Utah). She was the loving grandmother of eight grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.
Doris was a homemaker and an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints where she served in many callings including Ward Relief Society President and in the Stake Relief Society Presidency, Primary teacher for many years, visiting teaching coordinator, ordinance worker in the Manti Temple and, most recently, building cleaning scheduler, and she was always a faithful visiting teacher. She had a strong testimony of the truthfulness of the gospel and was a shining example of service and charity. Doris had a love of flowers, especially roses, but her passion was her family. She loved to watch her kids, grandkids, great-grandkids, and great-great-grandkids play sports and other activities. She felt that her mission in life was to follow and support her family.
Doris is survived by her husband, Clyde; two of her children, Karen and Eric; seven grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; three brothers-in-law; two sisters-in-law; and other extended family and close friends.
Doris was preceded in death by her parents; son, Roger Clyde Luke; grandson, Trever Kevin Tuttle; brother, Travus Boyd (Lecta) Olsen; sister, Norma Dee (Royal) Fox; and brother-in-law, E. Legrand Huntington.
Funeral services will be held Friday, September 27, 2013, at 11 a.m. in the Orangeville LDS Chapel located at 45 West 100 South in Orangeville, UT. A viewing will be held Thursday, September 26, from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. at Fausett Mortuary in Castle Dale, UT (720 North Center Street) and from 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. on Friday at the Orangeville church prior to the services. Interment in the Orangeville City Cemetery. Services are in the care of Fausett Mortuary. Family and friends may sign the guest book and share memories of Doris at www.fausettmortaury.com.