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Garey R. Preston
  • Teen Ministry of Greater Grace Christian Fellowship
    187 Pleasant St.
    Marlborough, MA 01752

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“We will always remember Gary,s big smile and warm greeting. Prayers and Love. Bob and Ann ”
1 of 13 | Posted by: Bob and Ann Lussier - Berlin, MA

“Our thoughts, love and prayers are with you transcending the miles between us. Please know -- we will be praying that in your moments of grief, the...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Vicki Clinker-Snyder - OH

“Our condolences to all of you. Gary was a wonderful neighbor and friend. We so enjoyed talking with him . He always displayed the Love of God...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Judith Wing - Marlborough, MA

“Dear Lucille and family, although not knowing Garey very well, he sounds like a wonderfully funny and caring man, and I am sure he will be missed by...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Kimberly Parker - Westborough, MA

“Garey was an amazing man to me. When we talked - even though we came at our place of faith from different directions, I always sensed a powerful,...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Duane Clinker - Cranston, RI

“I was blessed to enjoy a chat with Gary every morning and afternoon at the bus stop for many years. He was such a kind and generous man and loved...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Kimberly Manning - Marlboro

“Karen, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
7 of 13 | Posted by: Annette Wileczek - Murfreesboro, TN

“I am a close friend of Garey Preston. Wow let me just say he was an inspiration to me and my walk with Christ. When I first came to Greater Grace...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Amy Blanchard - Berlin, MA

“Garey is one of God's gallant men. Well done, good and faithful servant. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Carolyn Ruf - Marlborough, MA

“Sorry for your loss! Although I didn't know him, his life revealed his faith. He leaves a great legacy. ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: CYNTHIA Norman - Baltimore

“So sorry to hear of Garey's passing. My sympathies to the whole family. We met at Greater Grace, and I will always remember his smile and how he...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Helen Miller - Apopka, FL

“Karen, we are praying for your family. Love The Rohe Family ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Kimberly Rohe - Baltimore, MD

“Remember when he go that crazy chair and he made us all sit on it and try it. I will miss your smile and ability to see good in others. Xoxo ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Linda Harrington - Marlborough, MA


Garey R. Preston, 72 of Marlborough, MA, died Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at Marlborough Hospital. Born in Lincoln, Maine, he was the son of the late Owen Bickford and Norma (Matthews) Preston and the husband of Lucille (LeBlanc) Preston of Marlborough.
He had been employed as a truck driver working for various moving companies, including P.E.Burke United Moving Lines.
He had been an active member of Greater Grace Christian Fellowship in Marlborough since 1992. He served as a prayer leader, supported the outreach program for many years, always with a smile on his face and a welcoming manner. He also founded and hosted weekly men's bible studies at his home.
Besides his wife, he is survived by his children, Brian Bickford Preston of Hampton, NH, Karen Preston of Baltimore, MD, Jaime Costigan and her husband Daniel of Marlborough and Mandy Clinker and her husband Conor, of Coventry, RI. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Robert Bickford Preston and Elizabeth Preston, Mikayla Costigan and Rachel Costigan and Cassius Clinker.
Donations may be made to the Teen Ministry of Greater Grace Christian Fellowship, 187 Pleasant St., Marlborough, MA, 01752