David W. “Bing” Bingham, of Greenfield, died at Pheasantwood Nursing Home on Tuesday, July 6, 2021 after a period of declining health.
David was born in Peterborough on July 25, 1944, the son of Arthur and Ruby (LaCross) Bingham.
A graduate of Peterborough High School, he enlisted in the US Air Force and was stationed at Travis AFB in Fairfield, CA. He spent four years in active duty and another ten years in the Air Force Reserves. He also spent time stationed at Goose Bay, Labrador, McGuire AFB in NJ and Hanscom Field in MA. After his discharge, he settled in Greenfield and attended NH College studying accounting.
A baseball enthusiast, he spent many years coaching little league, playing on local softball teams, and then went on to umpire. He was also a Cub Scout and Boy Scout leader.
David is survived by his son and daughter-in-law Michael and Erika Alusic-Bingham of Antrim, and his daughter and son-in-law Anne and John Quesada of Clarence, NY; his grandchildren Kelly Iuliano, Katherine Quesada, Aidan Alusic-Bingham and Malin Alusic-Bingham; as well as his great grandsons Joseph and Jacob Iuliano.
He was predeceased by his wife, Virginia, in 2016. Together since high school, they shared a love of music and attended many local dances.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made in David’s name to Monadnock Adult Care Center, Monadnock Family Services, 64 Main St, Keene NH 03431.
A memorial graveside service will be held at the family plot in the Greenvale Cemetery in Greenfield, on Monday, July 26, 2021 at 10:00AM. All are warmly welcome to attend.
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