Obituary for Aaron Scott Preston

Aaron Scott Preston

Birth Date: Mar. 20th, 1983
Date Passed: Apr. 12th, 2018


Aaron Scott Preston age 35 of Grand Rapids, MI, formally of Ravenna, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, April 12, 2018. Aaron was born on March 20, 1983 in Muskegon, MI to James Theodore Preston and Lisa Ann (Hunt) Blanchette. He married Audra Elizabeth (Childs) Preston on April 18, 2009 in Grand Rapids, MI. Aaron had an immense love for his wife, his best friend Eric, family, friends, his two dogs (Addy and Lupe), and his cat Izzo. Aaron loved the outdoors, sports, and the Michigan State Spartans. Aaron will be remembered for his playful personality and his unquestionable dedication to his family and friends. Aaron is survived by his wife: Audra E. Preston of Grand Rapids; Father: James Preston of Ravenna; Mother: Lisa (Hunt) Blanchette of Baldwin; Brother: James Levi Preston of Grand Rapids; Half-Brother: Christopher Blanchette of Baldwin; Grandmothers: June Jablonski and Rose Borgula of Ravenna . His extended family: Howard and Susan Gilbert, Stephanie and Brent Ford, and Eric and Amy Gilbert all of Ravenna; Ashley and Cory Williams of Grant; Nieces and Nephews: Alivia, Preston, Austyn Gilbert, Madison, Aiden, Brenden Ford and Peyton Williams; Father and Mother in law: Mark and Patrice Childs of Coopersville; aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was preceded in death by: Step Mother: Linda (Jablonski) Preston and Half-sister: Brittney Rose Blanchette. Funeral Services for Aaron S. Preston will be conducted on Monday, April 16, 2018 at 11:00am at the Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna with Pastor Steve VanderWoude officiating. Burial will be in Hilton Cemetery. The family will be at the Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna on Sunday, April 15, 2018 from 2:00 to 4:00and 6:00 to 8:00pm to greet friends. Memorials may be directed to the family. Go to: or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna Inc. to sign the online guestbook. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511


2:00pm to 4:00pm and
6:00pm to 8:00pm on
Apr. 15th, 2018 at Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna
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11:00am on Apr. 16th, 2018 at Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna
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on Apr. 16th, 2018 at
Hilton Cemetery
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