John David Baldinelli, 83, died at his home surrounded by his loving family after a long battle with cancer. David was born in Ipswich, MA on January 24, 1938, the son of Angelo Baldinelli and Adelfina (Andreozzi) Baldinelli. David proudly served his country in the Army Nation Guard for 26 years. He met and married the love of his life, Marion A. (Tricomi) Baldinelli, with whom he raised five children. He was a parishioner of St Pius X in Manchester for many years, and worked for the church, assisting with maintenance. He also worked at Jordan Marsh and was the purchasing manager at Fanny Farmer Chocolates for many years. David had a huge heart and would often reach out to those in need and offer them work, a purpose and a way to make a living. He often donated to the Sisters of the Precious Blood, his church and worked with people at the Liberty House. He loved his family above all else. He will be deeply missed. David is survived by his sons; Douglas A. Baldinelli of Wilmington, MA, Philip D. Baldinelli of Londonderry, and his daughter Dawn Maria Baldinelli of Whitefield. He will also be missed by his seven grandchildren; Heather, Brittany, Shawn, Anthony, Bradley, Lisa and Gavin, his Great Grandchildren; Adailia and Jaxon and his brother, Ronald G. Baldinelli Sr. of Ipswich, MA. He was predeceased by his wife, Marion, his son David Baldinelli Jr, and his daughter Roberta A. Baldinelli. Service will be private for the family. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in David's name to the Sisters of the Precious Blood, 700 Bridge Street, Manchester, 03104 or to Elliot Regional Cancer Center, 1 Elliot Way, Manchester, NH 03103. Durning, Bykowski & Young Funeral Home is assisting the family. To view on online guestbook please visit www.durningbykowskiandyoung.com
Published by Union Leader on Oct. 13, 2021.