Brian Lee Preble
Born January 1, 1942 – December 7, 2020
He was born in Portland, ME to Harriet (Robertson) & James H. Preble.
After a brief illness Brian passed away with his family by his side at Maine Medical Center.
Brian graduated from Pennell Institute in Gray. He then enlisted in the United States Air Force.
Brian married the love of his life Patti on March 18, 1963 in Alaska. He came back to Maine and worked for his father’s company, then in 1969 he started his own successful company.
Following retirement, he & Patti moved to Florida. Where he drove school bus and got his Florida realtor license.
Brian enjoyed family gatherings, Nascar, snowmobiling, camping and his tablet, as he loved to keep up with everyone through social media.
Brian was predeceased by his father James Preble, mother Harriet (Preble) Wilson, stepfather Maurice Wilson, sister Sharon Diran. Brian is survived by his wife Patricia (Davis) Preble of 57 years, his 4 children
Debra & (Jeff) Small, Jacquelyn & (Walter) McGraw, Andrea & (Harry) Segars, & James Preble II. His brother Jeffrey Preble, His stepbrothers, Richard, Norman, Donald and Anthony Wilson, 8 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.
Family will be holding a private funeral
In Lieu of flowers please make donations to the New Gloucester Fire and Rescue, 385 Intervale Road, New Gloucester, Maine 04260
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