Harding, Arthur W., Jr.
Arthur W. Harding Jr., 71, of Binghamton, passed away peacefully Sunday, July 13, 2014 at his home after a brief illness. He was predeceased by his father Arthur W. Harding Sr., and his brother Donald Harding. He is survived by his mother, Edith Harding of Binghamton; brother, Charles Harding of Port Dickinson; sister, Linda Botts of Windsor; his son, James and wife Kiley Harding of Vestal; son, Robert Harding of California; and daughter, Rebecca Rought of Vestal; several nieces and nephews and seven grandchildren whom he loved dearly. Art worked for Cahill's for many years and for the sheltered workshop until his retirement, where he met his dear friend Allison. He loved to hunt and fish and spend his weekends at the microd tracks watching his granddaughter Marissa race. Funeral services will be held Thursday evening at 7PM at the Sedlock Funeral Home Inc. 161 Clinton St., Binghamton. Rev. Ernest Steffensen officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 5-7PM. Burial will be in Riverhurst Cemetery at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Southern Tier Microd Club (STMC) PO Box 43, Owego, NY 13827.