Ronald A. Ira, age 81, of Bellingham was born July 25, 1941and passed away Monday, October 3, 2022. He was preceded in death by his father Winfred Lee and mother Laura I. (Burgy) Ira and his brother Larry W. Ira. Ron had a very active life racing motorcycles than a dragster and he had a boat for many years. He traveled to Hawaii every year for 43 years, went to Europe several times. Ron enjoyed life and loved to watch the Seahawk’s and Huskies. Ron is survived by his wife Barbara (Durbin) Ira of 57 years, numerous relatives he loved and will be missed by many. Donations can be made to at Whatcom Hospice House, 2800-2806 Douglas Road, Bellingham, Washington 98225.