Jeanne A. (Lund) Driscoll, 78, Lake Station, passed away Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, at her home. She was born April 25, 1933, to the late Noid and Lela Lund in Chicago, Ill.
Jeanne spent her life taking care of her family. She was a member of St Francis Xavier, Ladies Sodality of St Francis Xavier, part of the Prayer Group at Our Lady of Sorrows, past den mother for eight years for the Boy Scouts Pack 20 and past Girl Scout leader for 20 years. She will be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend.
She is survived by her two sons John N. Driscoll, Brazil, and James P. (Janiece) Driscoll Jr., Aiken, S.C., daughter Jeannette (James) Hamilton, Lake Station, brother Dwane O. Lund, Wisconsin, 10 grandchildren Alyssa, Raeann, James, Jerry, Paul, Jennifer, Kyle, Konnor, Mitchel and Shane, seven great-grandchildren Jonathan, Peyton, Nathan, Clara, Jakob, Brandon and Hailey, numerous nieces and nephews and other loving family members and friends.
She is preceded in death by her husband James P. Driscoll Sr., daughter Jacqueline Rushing, parents and step-father John Bengtson. In lieu of flowers, donations to the American Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Funeral services will take place Monday, Dec. 17, beginning with 9:30 a.m., prayers at Rees Funeral Home, Brady Chapel, 3781 Central Avenue, Lake Station proceeding to St Francis Xavier Church, 2447 Putnam Street, Lake Station, Ind., 46405, for a 10 a.m., Mass of Christian Burial. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will take place Sunday, Dec. 16, from 2-8 p.m., at Rees Funeral Home, Brady Chapel. Call 219-962-1606 or visit us online at www.reesfuneralhomes.com.