Eugene J. Preisser

Published on Friday, 3 December 2021 16:43


Mr. Eugene J. Preisser 83, formerly of Pine Grove Drive, Richmond, MA died Friday morning, Nov. 26, 2021, at Hawthorne Village in Sarasota, Florida. He was born in New Britain on May 14, 1938, to the late Julius and Emma Preisser. He graduated from New Britain High School in 1956 and spent most of his life in Berkshire County, Massachusetts. He married his wife, June L. Bassett, on Jul. 25, 1959 at Notre Dame Church in Pittsfield, MA. Mr. Preisser worked as a machinist and mechanical engineer for numerous companies in Connecticut, New York, and Massachusetts. He also started his own company, S&M Precision, in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Mr. Preisser enjoyed building and flying radio controlled aircraft, golf, and his beloved Boston Red Sox. He and his wife retired to Bradenton, Florida in 2004. He is survived by his two sons, Curt and Kyle Preisser. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Berkshire Humane Society online at , or sent to 214 Barker Road, Pittsfield, MA 01201.

Condolences may be shared at Manasota Chapel.

Posted in New Britain Herald, on Friday, 3 December 2021 16:43. Updated: Friday, 3 December 2021 16:45.