September 20, 1932 ~ March 22, 2010
Luke, Myrtle Elisabeth
Myrtle Elisabeth Luke, age 77, passed away on Monday, March 22, 2010. She was born in Honolulu, Hawaii and attended Farrington High. Myrtle resided in the Beverly Hills / West Hollywood area, where she enjoyed the many museums, unique shops, and fine dining. She retired from Great Western Savings & Loan in Beverly Hills. After her retirement, she moved to Gardena to be close to her sisters.
In addition to being a gourmet, she loved to travel, read, and garden. She enjoyed volunteering at the senior center in Gardena. Everything about Myrtle was beautiful, unique, and exceptional. She will be remembered first and foremost as a lady - gentle, elegant, gracious, and kind. She was a rare gem and a beautiful human being.
Myrtle was preceded in death by her parents, York Tin and Josephine Luke. She is survived by her loving family of five sisters and one brother, nieces, nephews, and many dear friends.
A Memorial Service will be held at the St. Anthony of Padua Parish on Monday, April 19, 2010 at 10:00 am. Inurnment will be private. In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made in memory of Myrtle Luke to the City of Hope in Duarte, California. Please use this website to send the family messages, share memories, or to obtain directions to the service.
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