Kenneth C. Preston

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Kenneth C. Preston

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Birthplace: Broadus, Powder River County, Montana, United States
Death: May 12, 2013 (92)
Miles City, Custer County, Montana, United States
Place of Burial: Miles City, Custer County, Montana, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Ernest William Preston and Angelina Kathryn Preston
Husband of Alvera Louise Preston
Father of Private and Private
Brother of Pvt. George Ernest Preston; Velma Emma Osgood; Thomas Martin Preston; Hallie Preston; Ruby Kathryn Engler and 6 others

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About Kenneth C. Preston

Kenneth C. Preston, 92, of Miles City, passed away May 12, 2013 in Miles City at Holy Rosary Health Care.

Kenneth was born April 22, 1921 in Broadus to Ernest W. and Angelina (Schumaker) Preston. He attended grade school and high school in Broadus. He entered the U.S. Navy and served from 1941 to 1946 in World War II. Upon his honorable discharge, he returned to Broadus and then to Miles City where he married Alvera L. Irion on December 20, 1945.

Kenneth worked for the Milwaukee Railroad for over 30 years retiring in Miles City where he and Alvera made their home.

He loved to bowl, garden, and can all their gardening goods. Kenneth enjoyed camping, fishing, and was a member of the Eagles. He faithfully attended church at Grace Bible Church in Miles City. Through the years Kenneth always walked for the Relay for Life and did so even when he required the use of a wheelchair.

Kenneth is survived by son Gary (Bev) Preston of Gillette, WY and daughter Gloria Patrick of Longmont, CO. He is survived by grandchildren Brandon Preston, Rachelle Hall, and Roxanne Wedan, great grandchildren Patrick Halls, Preston Halls, Braydon Preston, Kameron Preston, sister Mary Schaffer of Broadus and sister-in-law Mary Irion of Broadus as well as special friend Dorothy Murnin and the entire Murnin family.

He was preceded in death by his wife Alvera in 2001, seven brothers, one sister, and one son-in-law.

The family will receive friends on Friday, May 17, 2013 from 4-6:00 p.m at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Miles City.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Miles City.

Interment will follow at the Custer County Cemetery in Miles City with military honors.

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Kenneth C. Preston's Timeline

1921
April 22, 1921
Broadus, Powder River County, Montana, United States
2013
May 12, 2013
Age 92
Miles City, Custer County, Montana, United States
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Miles City, Custer County, Montana, United States