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Walter Preece

April 3, 1937 ~ February 27, 2018 (age 80)

Walter Preece, age 80, passed away on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at home surrounded by his loving family. 

He was born on April 3, 1937 in Saratoga Springs, NY, the son of the late Frederick W. Preece and Dorothy Mabb.

Walter was a well know landscaper in the Saratoga area.  He loved nature and the beauty of landscaping.  He is renowned for his relentless hard work and determination, and compassion for those around him, and his devotion to family and friends.  He loved the outdoors, keeping the lawn mowed, and keeping the garden and yard beautiful.  In his relaxed time, he loved to listen to his scanner.   

Walter is survived by his beloved wife, Sara Preece; brother, “Bill” William Preece (Janice); sister, Ada Clute and many and many nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his children, Angela, Joy and Christin Marie Preece.

A funeral service will be held at 6 pm on Thursday, March 1, 2018 at Compassionate Funeral Care, 402 Maple Ave. (Rte 9 and/or Marion Ave.), Saratoga Springs, NY.  Family and friends may call from 4:00 pm to 5:45 pm prior to the service at the funeral home. 

Arrangements are under the direction of Compassionate Funeral Care, Inc, 402 Maple Ave., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866. 

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