Matthew A. Preston, passed away on August 10, 2019 at the age 81.
Matthew was born in New York, New York to the late Thomas & Helen (nee Delgarno) Preston. Matthew served in the US Air Force and upon his return, he joined the Fire Department of New York, serving on the Cross Bronx Expressway for Engine 46, Ladder 27. He is survived by many family & friends, including his FDNY family. He was predeceased by his brother Sam, who was also FDNY.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Matthew's memory can be made to the FDNY Marine Christopher Slutman Memorial Fund OR Stephen Siller Tunnels to Towers Foundation. (Please click either one to donate.)
Memorial Gathering will take place on Thursday, August 15, 2019 from 1-4 PM at Ruggiero & Sons, Inc., Funeral Home & Cremation Services- 732 Yonkers Avenue- Yonkers, New York 10704 with a prayer service at 3 PM.