Cover photo for Nick Preston's Obituary
Nick Preston Profile Photo
1978 Nick 2009

Nick Preston

December 27, 1978 — May 22, 2009

Nicholas P. Preston

Age 30, of Watkins Glen, died unexpectedly on Friday, May 22, 2009.

Nick served as a Deputy Sheriff with the Schuyler County Sheriffs Department after serving 4 years in the United States Air Force. He was an avid fisherman and hunter, and enjoyed riding his Harley and spending time with his family and friends. He will be deeply missed by everyone who loved him.

He is survived by his parents, William and Ella Preston of Hector; brother Michael Preston and nephew Sam Preston; grandmother Janice Preston; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and numerous friends.

The family will receive friends at the Royce-Chedzoy Funeral Home, 212 E. 4th St., Watkins Glen, on Thursday, May 28, 2009 from 4:00-8pm. Funeral services will be held Friday at 12noon at the First Presbyterian Church, 6th St. & Decatur St., Watkins Glen; Rev. Richard Evans will officiate.

Memorials in his memory may be directed to the Valois-Logan Hector Vol. Fire Company, PO Box 46, Hector, NY 14841.

You may view his memorial or sign a guestbook online at

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Nick Preston, please visit our flower store.


Visits: 82

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree