Michael E. Preston, 69, of Frankton, passed away Thursday, June 7, 2018, at Community Hospital of Anderson.
He was born April 22, 1949, to Roy E. Preston and Anna Adkins.
Michael was a graduate of Fontana High School in Fontana, California, and proudly served our country in the United States Air Force.
He attended Ironwood Bible Methodist Church. Michael enjoyed fishing and watching science fiction movies and westerns.
Michael is survived by son, Michael E. Preston II; granddaughter, Carrie Preston; sister, Diann (husband, Rick) Stapleton; nephews, Mitchell E. Preston Jr., Rob Preston, Frank R. Stapleton II, David J. Stapleton, Nathan Preston, Seth Preston, and Vincent Stapleton; niece, Angela Preston; several great-nieces and great-nephews including special great-niece, Victoria Stapleton; special great-nephew, Gabriel Stapleton; and several special friends.
Michael was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Mitchell E. Preston; and an infant brother who died at birth.
Funeral services will be at 2:30 p.m. Monday, June 11, 2018, at Harper & Dunnichay Funeral Home in Frankton with Pastor Jason Lindahl officiating. Burial will follow in the K of P/IOOF Cemetery in Frankton and will include funeral honors by members of the United States Air Force Honor Guard and members of the Elwood Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Visitation will be Monday, June 11, 2018, from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Harper & Dunnichay Funeral Home to assist with funeral expenses.
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