South Whidbey Herald
Ronald Lee Ward, born September 24, 1946, in Seattle Washington to Claar Ward and Ruby Burke Ward, passed away December 31, 2021, at Whidbey Health in Coupeville, Washington. Ron was raised in Seattle. Ron attended Ballard High School and Edison Technical School. Ron married his high school sweetheart, Mary Ellen Higley Ward; they have three wonderful children. Ron grew up in Seattle and lived there until moving to Whidbey Island in 1977.