PAT A. BINGHAM
Services for Pat R. Bingham, of Chariton, will be Monday, Oct. 22 at 10:30 a.m. at the Pierschbacher Funeral Home in Chariton. Interment will follow at the Chariton Cemetery. Family will receive friends on Sunday, from 2 until 4p.m., at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Lucas County Boy Scouts Troop 149.
Pat was born Jan. 8, 1951, to Eldon and Margaret Curtis in Chariton, Iowa. She was one of four daughters born to the couple. They were raised in Chariton and attended Chariton High School. Pat graduated with the class of 1970.
In 1976, Pat was united in marriage to Mike Bingham. The couple was blessed with three sons: Bill, Scott and Jamie. Pat worked as a CNA for 30 years to help support her family. She took great pride in taking care of others.
Pat enjoyed watching old TV shows, like Bonanza. She loved to read, shoot guns and volunteered for the Boy Scouts for many years. Above all else, Pat enjoyed spending time with her family. Her children and grandchildren brought her great joy.
Pat passed away Oct.17 at the age of 67. She is survived by her husband, Mike Bingham; sons: Bill (Lisa) Bingham, Scott (Tara) Bingham and Jamie (Kelli) Bingham; 12 grandchildren: Brynlee, Kolter, Haleigh, Jocelyn, Jace, Noah, Eric, Angel, Autumn, Alex, Abby and Aubrey; mother, Margaret Curtis; sisters: Pam Davis, Peggy (Paul) Peterson and Kathie (Leo) Stevenson; along with many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her father, Eldon; brother-in-law, Gene Davis; brother-in-law, Dennis Bingham; and her parents-in-law, Bill and Marjorie Bingham.