Born in Chicago, Illinois, he was the son of the late Frank and Maria Partze Presz. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brother, Adam and two sisters, Urilia Karkut and Wanda Wlodracyk. He was a brick mason and of the Catholic faith. Mr. Presz last worked at Ingles at Westgate Plaza as a deli clerk. For the last 16 years, his hobby was taking care of his wife and making her happy, which he accomplished.
He is survived by his wife of 16 years, Sandra Hall Presz; three children, Chris Presz and wife Donna of Belgum, Jennifer Antonson Stevenson of Crystal Lake, IL and Jessica Kelley of Franklin; brother, Edmund Presz of Sacramento, CA; two sisters, Amy Barth and husband Stuart of Studio City, CA and Halina Lemoine and husband Dick of Denver, Colorado; five grandchildren, Kameron Gentry, Zora Gentry, Keenan Gentry, Chelsea Antonson, Mason Antonson; adopted grandchildren, Latrease, Kendall, Jenea, Destiny and Rachel and one great grandson, Trajen Howard. He will be terribly missed by his brother-in-law, David Hall, Jr. of Wachula, FL and best friend, Marty Hauschild of St. Charles, IL.
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Hospice House Foundation, PO Box 815, Franklin, NC 28744.
Macon Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences can be made at maconfuneralhome.com.