|Birth: ||Feb. 18, 1927|
South Salt Lake
Salt Lake County
|Death: ||Feb. 8, 2010, USA|
Married: Thelma B. Howard
Parents: Bessy May Allen
Gordon H. Blackburn and
Lyle Graham (step father)
Raised by loving step father Lyle Graham
Ira went into the navy and was assigned to Rear Admiral Richard Evelyn Byrd,to the
South Pole and explored the Attic Ocean from 1933–35, 1939–40, 1946–47. After 20 years of service to our country he worked at Hill Field Air force Base as a Supervisor, and retired.
Then after retirement he worked at Nu-Art Lighting where he made many friends. And then retired for a second time.
Thelma and Ira (Ike) loved to camp in the Unitas mountains
He married Thelma Bertha Howard they lived in West Valley Utah and raised there family of 6 children.
He loved to oil paint and carve and Swamp meets/ yard sales going to the gym,and visiting with family will be truly missed
Head stone paid in loving memory by his daughter Connie..
Preceded in death by:
Grandson:David "Ryan" Ramsey
Step Father:Lyle Graham
Wife Thelma B Howard Blackburn and his
Mother and Father all listed below.
Gordon Herschel Blackburn (1892 - 1931)
Bessy May Allen Blackburn Graham (1896 - 1973)
Thelma Bertha Howard Blackburn (1928 - 1996)
Julie Kay Myers (1958 - 2013)*
Virgil Wayne Blackburn (1915 - 1915)*
Anthony Allen Blackburn (1917 - 2000)*
Philip Dale Blackburn (1919 - 2014)*
Betty Bernice Blackburn Tanner (1921 - 2002)*
Virginia May Blackburn Legg (1924 - 1986)*
Ira Delos Blackburn (1927 - 2010)
Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Created by: Toby and Kate
Record added: Jul 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 72700522