Driscoll, Betty

Posted in Obituaries

Betty Jane Driscoll, 88, formerly of Morenci and Hudson, Mich., died April 5, 2014, at Lenawee County Medical Care Facility in Adrian, Mich.

She was born Aug. 16, 1925, in Monroe, Mich., to the late Howard and Anna (Emerson) Mercer. She married Arthur Driscoll and he preceded her in death.

Betty was a 1943 graduate of Gorham-Fayette High School and retired from Addison Products in Jonesville in 1991.

Betty is survived by a son, Larry (and Nancy) Peltz of New Concord, Ohio; two daughters, Nancy Ann Peltz (and Mike Bacon) of Morenci, and Judy Landel of Hudson; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; and several nieces and nephews, including a special niece, Katie Bristoll.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Sharon Bacon; two brothers, Roscoe and Loren Mercer; and two sisters, Hazel Mercer and Henrietta Wilkerson.

In accordance with Betty's wishes, cremation will take place. A private memorial service will be scheduled at a later date.

Arrangements were made by Eagle Funeral Home-Charles Fink Chapel in Morenci.

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