Jeannette Preston 1933–2020 New Richland—Jeannette Ann Preston, age 87, of Owatonna passed away December 17, 2020 at the New Richland Care center. Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 AM Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Owatonna with burial to follow at Forest Hill Cemetery. Friends may greet the family one hour prior to the funeral at church. Jeannette was born in 1933 in Owatonna to parents Robert and Margaret (Morsen) Peterson. Jeannette started to clean houses, a career she would continue until retirement at the age of 77. She and her husband Lyle love to ride motorcycles and would often take long trips on the weekends for many years. Jeannette is survived by husband, Lyle of 44 years; one child, Gene Hickok, Owatonna; one grandchild and one brother, Jim Peterson, Milwaukee. She was preceded in death by one son, Dan Hickok; siblings, Dalloyd (Betty) Peterson, Jim (Joan) Peterson, Ron (Rose) Peterson, Don 'Butch' (Doris) Peterson, Delores Davis, John Peterson and Kathleen (Milt) Gilbert. For more information or to leave an online condolence message go to

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