June Marie Preston, 81, of Newark, DE passed away on October 12, 2017 at Christiana Hospital.
June was born in Philadelphia, PA, the daughter of the late Agnes (Carreras) and Samuel Hicks. She attended St. Joseph University and retired from the Sewer Authority of Middletown Township, Delaware County, PA as an administrative secretary.
June is survived by her sons, William J. Preston and his wife, Kathleen of Collegeville, PA and John P. Preston of Ellensburg, WA; her grandchildren, William Jr. (Jessica), Robert (Heather) and Natalie; her great-grandchildren, Connor, Brody and Willa June Preston; her sisters, Sr. Marian Hicks, SFCC of Downingtown, PA., Peggy Gallagher of Glen Mills, PA, Agnes Root of Ashland, NB and Bernadette Hicks of Carmichael, CA and several nieces and nephews.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at the Little Sisters of the Poor Chapel, 185 Salem Church Road, Newark, DE 19713 on Tuesday morning at 11 AM. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Yeadon, PA. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Little Sisters at the above address. Condolences may be made by visiting www.MealeyFuneralHomes.com