In Memory of Lorraine E. Driscoll

July 8, 1947 - June 4, 2022

Resided in Utica, NY


No Visitation


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Lorraine E. Driscoll, 74, of Utica, died on Saturday, June 4, 2022, at her home.

She was born on July 8, 1947, a daughter of the late Victor and Mary Ellen Hodge Nicotera and was educated locally. Lorraine married James Driscoll in 1972, in Utica.

She was a member of Mary, Mother of Our Savior Parish, Church of Our Lady of Lourdes in Utica.

Lorraine was a very loving person who always found the good in everyone she met. She loved animals and was known to help any strays. When she was younger, she had a great love for downhill skiing and was a well accomplished skier.

She is survived by her loving husband, James Driscoll; two sons, John Driscoll of Hammond, LA and James Driscoll and his wife, Jayme of Raleigh, NC; grandchildren, Corbin, Savanah and Conner Driscoll; brother, Scott Nicotera and his wife, Carol; nephews, Scott Nicotera, Jr. and his wife, Tina and Steve Nicotera and his wife, Debra and a cousin Angela Gentile.

The funeral will be on Tuesday, June 14, at 10:00 am at Mary, Mother of Our Savior Parish, Church of Our Lady of Lourdes in Utica, where a Funeral Mass will be celebrated. The family greet everyone following the Mass. Interment will follow in Crown Hill Memorial Park. Arrangements are with the Friedel, Williams & Edmunds Funeral and Cremation Services, New Hartford.

In lieu of flowers, please consider the Anita’s Stevens Swan Humane Society,

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