Ida Driscoll

Ida Mae Baumgart Driscoll, 92, Lawrence, died Oct. 6, 2011, at Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community.

She was born Feb. 22, 1919, in Wynne, Ark., the daughter of Mack A. and Louise Haberling Pratt. She graduated from Valley Falls High School in 1937.

Mrs. Driscoll was employed in food service at Kansas University for 21 years. She retired in 1983

She married Raymond Baumgart April 2, 1938. He preceded her in death in 1966. She married Francis Driscoll in March1973. They divorced.

Survivors include a son, Raymond “Max” Baumgart, Oskaloosa; a daughter, Wanda Buck, Lawrence; a brother, A.J. Pratt, Topeka; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Chris King, a sister, Wanda Schlup, and a grandson, Max Baumgart.

A graveside service was held Oct. 11 at Hardy Oak Cemetery in rural Jefferson County.

Memorial contributions can be made to Grace Hospice and sent in care of Rumsey-Yost funeral home, 601 Indiana, Lawrence, 66044.

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