Emily Preston passed away with her family by her side on 10 March 2011 at the age of 88 after a long illness. She was born January 16, 1923 in Port Chester, New York to Agnes and Albin Hartung. A lifelong resident of Mamaroneck, Emily attended Mamaroneck High School and worked for the telephone company for over 20 years.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Charles Preston. Loving grandmother to Teresa Willis and Diana Willis Bottomley and her husband Andrew Bottomley. Devoted great-grandmother to Maia and Sophia Willis-Reddick. Her daughter Agnes Willis and son Charles (Duke) Preston both pre-deceased her.
Friends may call at the Coxe and Graziano Funeral Home, 767 E. Boston Post Rd., Mamaroneck, NY on Sunday, March 13 from 7-9 pm where services will be held 11 AM on Monday, March 14. Cremation will be private. Donations in lieu of flowers to Jansen Hospice, 69 Main Street, Tuckahoe, NY 10707.