- Joanne Phyllis (Hayden) Driscoll passed on December 2, 2016, at the Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor with her husband of 46 years, Gerry, by her side. Joanne was born in Presque Isle on October 22, 1946, to Philip and Iris (Adams) Hayden. She was a devoted wife and mother and will be missed dearly by friends and family.
Joanne was a past co-president of Pine Street PTA and a National Maine State PTA representative. Joanne started the first Juvenile Diabetic support group in Presque Isle and was a member of Beta Sigma Pi sorority.
In the past, Joanne sold Park Lane and Sara Coventry Jewelry. For the past 22 years Joanne sold Avon products as well as Rada cutlery to loyal customers far and wide.
She is survived by her husband, James Gerry Driscoll; her son, David Philip Driscoll and his wife, Vonda Vreeland Driscoll of Leesburg VA; her sister, Nancy Hayden of Portland, ME and her sister, Karen Holbrook and her husband, Andy of South Portland, ME.
She was predeceased by her parents and her son, John Thomas Driscoll.
Friends may call 4 pm to 5 pm, Thursday, December 8, 2016, at Duncan-Graves Funeral Home, 30 Church St., Presque Isle. A reception will follow the visitation at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in her memory to the Central Aroostook Humane Society, 24 Cross St., Presque Isle, ME 04769 or the Juvenile Diabetes Association, Northern New England Chapter, 175 Ammon Drive, Suite 201, Manchester, NH 03103. Online condolences may be expressed at www.duncan-graves.com.
Published on  December 6, 2016