Anne Mary Empen, age 87, of Preston, Iowa, passed away Saturday, September 29, 2018, at the Maquoketa Care Center, Maquoketa, Iowa. A Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, October 13, 2018 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Preston.  Burial will take place in St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery, Preston. Visitation will be held from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m., prior to the Mass at the church. Family and friends are invited to share in Anne’s life at www.lawjonesfuneralhome.com.