PrestonHerbertPaperNEWPreston, Herbert James

74 years, passed away surrounded by his family, on Tuesday March 26, 2013 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved wife of Ninna (Wolf) for 52 years. Dear father of Ronald Preston, Kenneth Preston. Loving grandfather of Kenneth Jr., Kelly Marie, Sarina, Tammy and Ronia and great grandfather of Kayden, Cameron and Keegan. Dear brother of  Howard Preston (Clara),Gertrude McKinnon (the late Don), the late Clarence, Roy and  Gordon Preston and the late Hazel Grieve. Several nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, cousins and friends also survive. Herb was in the military here and abroad for 10 years, retired from Chrysler Canada after 35 years of dedicated service. At Herb’s request cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service to celebrate Herb’s life will be held at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witness, 1590 Union Road Ruthven on Saturday March 30, 2013 at 1 p.m. Mr. Keven Jonasson officiating. Memorial donations may be made to Watchtower Bible Tract Society, Diabetes Association or Windsor Regional Cancer Centre. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at

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