Edith V. Preston

March 9, 1922 - May 24, 2018

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Mr. and Mrs. Preston will be interred together at the Southern Maine Veterans Cemetery in Springvale, Maine. All services will be private.

Edith V. (Parsons) Preston, 96, of Saco, Maine and formerly of Watertown, MA, died on May 24, 2018.

She was born on March 9, 1922 in Chelsea, MA, the daughter of William and Viola (Rich) Parsons.

Edith was a graduate of Watertown High School, Class of 1939 and Higgins Business School in Boston, MA. Mrs. Preston was a long-time member of the Order of the Eastern Star and the DAV Auxiliary.

Mrs. Preston was predeceased by her loving husband of 63 years, Richard G. Preston, in 2007, and by her brother, Irving R. Parsons.

Surviving family members include her daughter, Judith R. (Preston) Daigle and life companion, Henry Bernardini of Nashua, NH and her son, Douglas W. Preston and wife, Carolynne of Waterboro, ME; her grandchildren, Kenneth W. Preston and wife Michelle, and their children, Jacob D. and Abigail T. of Methuen, MA; Mark R. Preston and fiancé Karen Belanger of Waterboro, ME; Jill Lynne Delisle and her children, Madison L. and Lauryn P. Tracy, and Kailynne P. Delisle of Saco, ME; Cynthia L. (Daigle) King and husband Paul, and their children, Paul Arthur King V. and Eiralys M. of Milford, NH; and Richard T. Daigle of Amherst, NH.

Mr. and Mrs. Preston will be interred together at the Southern Maine Veterans Cemetery, in Springvale, Maine. All services will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 51 US Route One, #M, Scarborough, ME 04074.

The Autumn Green Funeral Home is respectfully handling arrangements.

 


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