Bingham, Allen “Al” Hugh

BINGHAM, ALLAN wSeptember 1, 1955 – August 23, 2015
at the age of 59 years

Celebration of Life:  Saturday, August 29th, 2015, 1:00 p.m., 5th Ave. Seniors Centre, Salmon Arm

It is with profound sadness the family of Al Bingham shares his sudden passing. A wonderful husband, father, grandfather, son, brother, uncle and friend taken too soon.

Al is survived by his wife Jill, son Richard (Amy) grandchildren Theo and Greta, daughter Tonya, grandchildren Teren, Nalayia, Jakob, daughter Candace (Jeff), and son Bryan (Lisa). Also surviving is his mother Gladys Bingham, sister Dianne (Blaine), nephews Michael, Chad, and Ryan, brother Brian (Lori) nephews Colby (Ashley) and Reece.

Al grew up in Salmon Arm where he lived and worked. His first job was at the A&W then on to the Noca Dairy. For a short time he worked laying floors. Al worked for 25 years plus as a crusherman at Salmon Arm Ready Mix. Recently he went into business for himself becoming a well-respected Strata and Property Manager in the area.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Canadian Arthritis Society – Ankylosing Spondylitis, www. Tribute Donation – In Memoriam


  1. So sorry to hear about Al. My daughter and I lived in Salmon Arm for a brief time and Al found us a house for rent. He was very professional and very good with us… a very nice person.

  2. Please accept these condolences from Bill, Tom and Jim Burns

  3. We want to send our thoughts and prayers to Jill and the entire family during this time. Allen was an exceptional person. I cannot remember a time that we saw him where he didn’t have a huge smile on his face. We will all miss him dearly.

    Val and Greg

  4. My sincerest condolences dear Jill … it’s such a shock to hear about Al’s passing! Wrap yourself in love and take tons of care of yourself during this saddest time! Sending hugs to you and Dianne!


  5. Dear Gladys and family, As a cousin of Allen’s cousins, I wish to convey my sincere condolences to you all at this very sad time. I remember Allen when we were little and he was such a happy go lucky young man! Just like his parents!! Our hearts go out to you. Very sincerely, Bobbi-Jean (Murrell) and Bob May, Senlac, Sask.

  6. We met Al through his business and Al was the kindest & most honest man, the time we knew him was brief but we want you to know what a positive impact he made in our lives, and his clever sense of humor was infectious. Our hearts go out to all his friends and family.
    Tim & Colleen Kutaj
    Blind Bay, BC

  7. Dear Gladys and Family
    As I am a Realtor in Kelowna I was shocked to see that Allen had passed. Although we have lost contact since my mom Gladys has passed, Gaye, Glennis and myself hold you and your family dear to our hearts! Always!
    Sending you a Big hug and lots of Love to you and Vi and families. Please call me if you are coming this way at 250-469-1832 or
    Leigh Bjornson

  8. Al was in the truest sense of the word a well-respected individual. He came to our rescue several years ago when we were searching for a trust-worthy and reliable strata manager. He filled those shoes and more. Always smiling and always looking out for our best interests. There will never be another Al, as I’m sure all who knew him and respected him will attest to.

    My thoughts and sympathies go out to all his family members at this most difficult time. The world is a better place because of him.

    Nancy Campbell

  9. Our deepest sympathy to all the Bingham families. There are no words to express our sadness. Our thoughts, love and prayers are with you all.

    Karen & Alan Schleper

  10. Our most sincere wishes for peace and comfort for Jill and family at this most difficult time. Al was a much admired and respected friend and business acquaintance. His loss leaves an irreplaceable hole in all of our lives. Our thoughts and prayers are focused on your family for strength to move forward, cherishing your memories of your lives with Al.

  11. Our deepest sympathy Jill to you and your family in the loss of Al. May your memories of husband, father and grandfather sustain you at this time.

  12. Such sad news. My thoughts & prayers go out to Jill, Richard, Tonya, Candace, Byran, Gladys, Diane & Brian & your families. I have fond memories of Al & always remember how he gave 100%.


  13. Jill and family,
    Our condolences for your loss. We have fond memories of Al and his readiness to help us solve various problems with our trailer and lot at Caravans West. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

  14. Dear Jill,
    Bert and I are saddened to learn of Al’s passing. May you and your family be comforted by memories of your loving time together.

  15. We wish to convey our sincere condolences to the Bingham families on the untimely death of Allen; son, brother, husband, father, grandfather, uncle and a dear friend to all who knew him. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and now dear Allen may you rest in peace.

  16. Our deepest condolences to you all at this sad time. I will be out of town on the weekend and unable to attend the celebration of life. However, our thoughts and prayers go out to you and may the memories you share be the strength you need now. Hugs and prayers

  17. Jill and family.
    Our deepest sympathy goes out to you and your family. Al always had a warm hello and smile every time we saw him at caravans. He will be missed. So sorry for your loss.
    Keeping you in our thoughts

    Garry and Cheryl

  18. So very sad to hear of Al’s passing. Our condolences to his wife and family and to his mother Gladys. So hard to lose a child at any age, our hearts are with you all at this very sad time.
    Roy and Leola

  19. Al became a friend after initially meeting him through his business.
    He was a warm, friendly, caring man.
    He will truly be missed by many.
    Our prayers are with you. Asking God to sustain you in this very difficult time and that he will grant you his perfect
    Bob and Heather Cline

  20. Hearts and prayers with the family at this sad time. xoxo

  21. Our thoughts are with the
    Whole family. Allan was a friend since childhood as are his mom and siblings.
    Allan always had a quick smile and a friendly hello whenever we met.
    He will be truly missed by everyone who new him.
    Rest in peace my friend

  22. We are all very saddened by Al’s passing . Our thoughts & Love are with all of the family. He was my first nephew to be born . Al always had a big hug and smile for me. The little things that make a Auntie feel special.Al was a true family man not only with his own family but with the extended family’s. He always had time to pop in and visit Grandma Viv even when very busy. We are very grateful for His life and time with us.
    YOU WILL BE MISSED.Our prays are with all the FAMILY

  23. Dearest Jill and family,
    Our deepest sympathy goes out to you and your family. Al was a most wonderful man who will be missed dearly.

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