July 25 1960 December 28 2019
William “Billy” Edward Preston, Jr. 59 of Kansas City, KS passed away at 2:35 A.M. Saturday, December 28, 2019 at NorthCare Hospice House. He was born July 25, 1960 the son of William E. Preston Sr. and Betty L. Preston in Kansas City, KS. Billy treasured spending time at the lake fishing with his dad. He was passionate about racing cars around the area. He was an avid wresting fan where he spent many hours watching wrestling matches. In his younger years he bowled often. Billy loved to dance and listen to country music, especially Willie Nelson. He is preceded in death by his father, William E. Preston Sr. and a good friend, Doug Pittman. He is survived by Kay Armstrong of the home; son, Waylon Preston; mother, Betty Preston; four sisters, JoAnna Poole, Pam Sullivan, Debra Butters, and Sandra Jaeger; two grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and friends. A visitation will be held from 1:00-2:00 P.M. with graveside services beginning at 2:00 P.M. Thursday, January 2, 2020 at Maple Hill Funeral Home and Cemetery. The family would like to invite everyone to share with them in a Celebration of Life Luncheon following services at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions are suggested to Kansas City Hospice. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Gillian Schmidt with the University of Kansas Hospital as well as Kelly Grasmick who was Billy’s nurse and a huge support to his family. Sandi Jaeger found it an honor and privilege to take care of Billy. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of William “Billy” Edward Preston Jr. please visit our Sympathy Store.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of William Billy Edward Preston Jr July 25 1960 December 28 2019.
Death notice for the town of: Kansas City, state: Kansas