Shirley Gourley died Nov. 24, 2015, in Auburn. She was 82.
She was born April 4, 1933, in Seattle. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, quilting, making cards and gardening. She loved feeding birds and squirrels and tending to her dogs. She was a mother on the horse show circuit in her younger days and is remembered as a great cook who loved to make white chocolate mochas for people.
She is survived by sons Michael R. Damery of Colfax, Wash.. and Patrick L. Damery of Enumclaw; daughters Kathleen Sue Chambers (Robert) of Buckley and Karen “Mickey” Lynn Gourley of Shoreline, Wash.; sister Sandra Suzanne Holverstott (Ron) Of California; eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.