Betty Ruth Driscoll

Betty Ruth Driscoll, age 81, of Painted Post passed away surrounded by her family on Saturday, November 19, 2005.

Betty was born July 20, 1924 in Corning, NY the daughter of the late Carl and Ruth (Ellison) Hansen. After her graduation from Northside Blodgett High School, she continued her education at Albany State Teachers College where she received her Bachelors Degree. On June 19, 1954, she married Robert W. Driscoll at St. Patricks Catholic Church in Corning. He predeceased her 2002.

Betty held many positions in her lifetime. She was a Customer Service Representitive for New York Telephone and helped her husband with the family business for Standard Dry Cleaning Co. but her proudest position was wife and mother to her husband and two daughters.

Betty was a member of the Grace United Methodist Church. She enjoyed many things, including reading, knitting, crossword puzzles, Yankees baseball games, and baking for her loving family and friends.

She is survived by her two daughters, Patricia (William Warmus) Driscoll of Lansing, NY and Deborah (Ronald Stowell) Driscoll of Seneca Falls, NY; nephews, Jeffrey and Brian Hansen. Betty is predeceased by her brother, Robert Hansen.

Memorials may be made to Southeast Steuben County Library, 300 Civic Center Plaza, Corning, NY 14830