OBITUARY: Betty Jane Irons

 Betty Jane Irons 

October 9, 1930 ~ February 21, 2022

Betty Jane Irons, 91 of Ontario, Oregon, passed away surrounded by family on Feb. 21 at Pioneer Assisted Living. She was born in Fossil, Oregon, on Oct. 9, 1930, to Mary and Billy Keys.

She very much enjoyed her childhood growing up on the farm with her sister Mary Ellen and her late brother Bob. She went to school first through eighth grade at the Waldron School House in Wheeler County. Betty went to high school at St. Mary’s Academy in The Dalles. While attending Eastern Oregon University to study teaching, she met the love of her life Mike Irons and they were married August 19, 1951. They were blessed with four daughters: Joan, Debbie, Kathleen, and Barb. 

Betty and Mike moved . . .