Michael's Story

ROCKWOOD - Michael Arthur Driscoll, "Sandbar Mike" 64, died July 23, 2015. He concluded a fulfilled life at home in Rockwood, ME following a short illness. He was born in Chicopee, MA June 6, 1951 to the late Arthur Thomas Driscoll and Mary (Maziarz) Driscoll.

He attended Chicopee Comprehensive High School. He worked many trades in Massachusetts until he moved to Maine to raise a family and work in the woods. He took early retirement from Sappi Fine Paper Co. only to continue his working career in construction. Mike worked to his final days caretaking at Sandbar Island on Moosehead Lake. Throughout his life he enjoyed hunting, fishing, and golfing with family and friends. He loved Moosehead Lake and being on the water.

Mike is survived by his wife Carol (Giovanelli) Driscoll, son Matthew A. Driscoll and partner Judy Thibeau of Limington, ME, son Eric M. Driscoll of Rockwood, ME and his fiancé Jennifer Gray. He is also survived by his three sisters Frances Elie and Kathleen Brown, both of Chicopee, MA and Joyce Bernardos of Granby, MA. He will also be missed by his family dog Tess.

There will be a celebration of life at the families' convenience on Moosehead Lake.
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