passed away peacefully Saturday morning at her home surrounded by her loved ones. Anna was born on September 15, 1925 to Carlos & Nativida Castillo in Phoenix, AZ. She graduated from St. Mary’s High School in 1942. Anna married Antonio Padilla Duran on April 22, 1946 at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Phoenix, AZ. Anna & Tony belonged to St. Agnes & St. Theresa Parishes. Together they bought the Tee Pee Mexican Food Restaurant in 1961 and through their hard work, turned it into the family landmark it is today. Anna was a Devout Catholic; she was Loving, Patient & Kind. She opened her heart and her home to everyone. She was everyone’s Mother & Nana and was truly the Heart of the Family. Anna is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Antonio, son Tony and all of her brothers & sisters. Anna is remembered in life by her family, Daughter Katherine Killeen and her husband Zip, Daughter Diana Shugrue and her husband Bob, Son Carlos Duran. Grandchildren Jeff Killeen and his wife Tameria, Julianna Martinez and her husband Brandon, Tony Duran III, Anitra Duran, Will Latin, Andrea Shugrue, Ryan Shugrue and her great grandchildren Delano & Jacob Martinez, Ainslie & Emmamarie Kerron(Shugrue) and many nieces & nephews. There will be a Visitation from 3:00-5:00pm with the Rosary beginning at 4:00pm on Sunday, July 31st at Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home, 4800 E. Indian School Rd. Phoenix, AZ 85018. Funeral Mass will be held Monday, August 1st at 10:00am at St. Theresa Catholic Church, 5045 E. Thomas Rd. Phoenix, AZ 85018 followed by a funeral procession to St. Francis Cemetery. There will be a reception at Father Feeney Hall at St. Theresa following the Interment. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Hospice of the Valley, 1510 E. Flower Street, Phoenix, AZ 85014.
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