Wednesday, June 7th, 2017
Macie MaKaila Preston, 19, Arcanum, Ohio; formerly of Ohio City, Ohio, died early Saturday morning, June 3, 2017 in Miami County, Ohio.
She was born July 26, 1997, in Coldwater, Ohio. Her mother and stepfather are Kerrie & Andrew (Kittle) Placke, Ohio City, Ohio, and her father is Mark Preston, Arcanum, Ohio.
She also is survived by maternal grandparents: Terry & Charlene Kittle, Celina, Ohio; paternal grandparents, Ray & Carol Preston, Arcanum, Ohio; and step paternal grandparents, Gene & Ruth Placke, Findlay, Ohio; brothers: Christopher (Katie) Placke, Troy, Ohio; Jimmy "Bubba" Turner, Dayton, Ohio; sisters: Kelsie Preston, Middle Point, Ohio; Audrianna Placke, Ohio City, Ohio; Crystal Placke, Brookville, Ohio; Lily Preston, Arcanum, Ohio; Madison Preston- Arcanum, Ohio.
Deceased is a brother, Jacob Turner.
She attended Crestview High School; was involved with cheer; 4-H, F.F.A., AWANA, played youth soccer, ran track and played softball for Wren.
Calling is 11:00 AM-2:00 PM and 4:00-8:00 PM Thursday June 8, 2017 at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory, Van Wert, Ohio. Also, one hour prior to services Friday at the funeral home.
Services are 10:30 AM Friday June 9, 2017 at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory, Van Wert, Ohio. Additional services will be held in Greenville, Ohio, at a later date.
Memorials may be directed to Macie's nephew, Hendrix, or The Equestrian Therapy Program at Fassett Farm.
Condolences may be expressed at: www.alspachgearhart.com.