Paul Preston, 90

Paul Byron Preston, 90, of Wabash, died at 1 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019, at Parkview Wabash Hospital.

He was born Oct. 31, 1929, in Mingo, Ky.m to Claude and Fannie (Davis) Preston.

Paul retired from General Motors in Warren, Mich. after 29 years as a security officer. He married Joyce Preston on Aug. 26, 1950; she died Nov. 13, 2004. Paul was a member of Grace Fellowship Church in Wabash. He enjoyed fishing, and hunting.

He is survived by two daughters, Susie Preston of Delray Beach, Fla., and Anita Preston of St. Clair Shores, Mich.; grandson, Robert Paul (Keli) Preston Jr. of Katy, Texas; four great-grandchildren; two brothers, Lyman Joe Preston of Wabash, and Herman (Ann) Preston of Kendallville.

He was also preceded in death by his parents, son, Robert Paul Preston Sr., daughter, Clara "Libby" Preston, four brothers, and grandson, Jefferson Jacob Preston.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday, November 14, 2019 at Grace Fellowship Church, 4652 S 100 W, Wabash, with Lou Hunt officiating. Friends may call 4-7 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 13, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash and one hour prior to the service at the church. Graveside services will be 11 a.m., Friday, Nov. 15, 2019, at Frontier Cemetery, Frontier, Mich.

Preferred memorial is Grace Fellowship Building Fund.

The memorial guest book for Paul may be signed at

Posted on 2019 Nov 08