FARRELL, Eileen, 84, known to many as "Nannie", passed away peacefully on October 21, 2013 in Tucson. Daughter of William and Eleanor Crowe, she was born in California, and raised her family in Chicago. She was preceded in death by her husband, James J. Farrell. She is survived by a sister, nine children, 26 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. A dedicated mother, grandmother and friend, proud Irish Catholic, incredible cook and fine wine connoisseur. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her. Her family will remember her steadfast faith, vibrant spirit and eccentric dance moves. A Memorial Mass will be held at 9:30 a.m., Friday, October 25, 2013 at St. Thomas the Apostle. Donations to Casa de la Luz Hospice in Tucson. Arrangements by DESERT ROSE HEATHER.
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