David Lee Bomberger, age 64, of Albuquerque, NM, passed away Tuesday, September 20, 2022, in Albuquerque.
David was born October 27, 1957 in North Platte, NE to Bill and Norma (Ogier) Bomberger. He joined the USAF in 1976, after graduating from North Platte High School. Early in his military career, he was stationed in Japan. While there, he met his wife Machiko. They were married July 12, 1985, in Tokyo and later moved back to the US. David was stationed at Kirtland AFB in New Mexico. and later Sheppard AFB in Texas. MSGT David retired from Active Duty on Apriil 30, 1997, while stationed at Sheppard AFB, TX. He returned to Albuquerque, NM and continued to work for the USAF as a civilian at Kirtland AFB, NM until Jan 1, 2020.
Survivors include his wife Machiko of Albuquerque, NM; his children, Anna Bomberger of Albuquerque, NM, and Nicole Bomberger of Japan; sisters Cathy Nilsson of Omaha NE, Mary (Scott) Ginsburg of Raleigh, NC, Chrys Botsford of Gothenburg NE, Sue (Scott) Cumming of Finksburg MD; brothers Lary (Karma) Bomberger and Norm (Cindy) Bomberger, both of North Platte NE; and many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Preceding him in death were his parents Bill and Norma, brother William Bomberger; and nephew Christopher Botsford.