Irene Anaya Brown

83, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family September 4, 2013. Irene was born in Tucson, AZ. May 3, 1930. Preceded in death by her parents, Teodoro and Anita Anaya and her sister, Josephine Madril. She is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, Francisco M. Brown; seven children, Kenneth, Steven (Maria), Norma, Phillip, Vivian, Peter (Rhea) and Marie; 15 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Also survived by her brother, Gene (Angie) Anaya, and her sister, Angie Eldridge. Irene was a devoted Catholic whose warm spirit, caring heart, faith and love touched many hearts. Irene will be greatly missed by numerous family and friends. Visitation will be held on Monday, September 9, 2013, 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. at CARRILLO'S TUCSON MORTUARY (South Chapel) 240 S. Stone Ave., with Rosary recited at 7:00 p.m. Mass will be offered Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 10:30 a.m. at St. Augustine's Cathedral, 192 S. Stone Ave. Interment to follow at Holy Hope Cemetery. Family and Friends may express their condolences by visiting

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