ASHLAND/PLYMOUTH - David Arthur Greene, 62, of Bow, passed away Sunday, December 9, 2012, at St. Joseph's Hospital in Nashua after a lengthy illness.
Born in Manchester, July 15, 1950, he was the son of Raymond and Rebecca (Haynes) Greene. He was raised in the Hooksett-Farmington area before moving to Ashland with his family in 1965, he graduated from the Ashland High School. David furthered his education at the Concord Vocational Technical School where he trained and became a certified Automotive Mechanic.
David worked for many years at his father's Mobil Station in Ashland, he also drove log trucks, and trucks for several area construction companies throughout his driving career. David built and drove his own race cars; he raced on the dirt track in Loudon, and race tracks in Rumney and Canaan. He resided in the Ashland-Plymouth area for most of his life before moving to Bow to live with his son and daughter-in-law.
David is predeceased by his parents, Raymond and Rebecca Greene, and his daughter-in-law, Helen (Ellie) Greene.
He is survived by his son, Jason Greene, of Bow; two daughters, Heidi Gallicchio and husband Chris, of Plymouth, Heather Stewart, of Andover; twin sister, Diann Greene, of Laconia; two sisters, Debora Miller and husband Dennis, of Sugar Land, Texas, Jo Ann Paul and husband Jack, of Holderness; brother, Steven Greene and wife Jane, of Enfield; several grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, December 15, at 11 a.m., at the Hooksett Congregational Church. Rev. Dr. Emily Geoghegan, pastor, will officiate. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that in David's memory one should give to a convalescent care charity or organization, or to visit a shut-in.
Mayhew Funeral Homes of Meredith and Plymouth are assisting with the arrangements. www.mayhewfuneralhomes.com