Wellman- Mary Ellen Driscoll was born August 25, 1928 in Washington, Iowa, the daughter of G. V. And Dorothy (Caldwell) Beliel. She graduated from Washington High School and Jr. College in Washington. On August 16, 1950 Mary was united in marriage to Raymond Driscoll in Wellman. Together they owned and operated Driscoll Studio in Wellman for many years. Mary taught country school and later at Mid Prairie Schools. She enjoyed gardening, working and framing. Mary died on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at Parkview Manor in Wellman at the age of 92 years.
She is survived by two sisters-in-law Delores Cornwall of Iowa City and Iva Beliel of Wayland; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and a brother John Beliel.
A private graveside service will be held 1:30 pm on Thursday, November 5, 2020 at the Wellman Cemetery, Wellman, Iowa. A visitation will be held Thursday, from 10:00 am- 1:00 pm at the Powell Funeral Home in Wellman. Memorials may be given to the Mid-Prairie Schools. Messages and tributes may be left at www.powellfuneralhomes.com