Laura Lee (Van Horn) Preston, 72, of Melbourne died on Thursday, January 16, 2014, at her home. A Celebration of Life will be held from 4-6 P.M., Tuesday, January 21, at the Wallace Family Funeral Home and Crematory in Newton. The celebration will begin with a time of sharing memories. Memorials to Skiff Hospice may be left at the funeral home. Laura is the wife of Russell Preston of Melbourne; mother of Shawn Preston; mom to Beth Preston; grandma to Heather, Zac, and Ben; and a sister to Joe (Lonna) Van Horn.