Driscoll, Kelly Joseph

Driscoll, Kelly Joseph

October 4, 1959 – May 4, 2019
Age 59 of Maple Lake, Minnesota passed away unexpectedly Saturday May 4th, 2019. 
Kelly was born October 4th, 1959 to Leonard and Betty Driscoll of Maple Lake, Minnesota. He lived his entire life in Maple Lake, a man of varied interests who enjoyed tinkering in different endeavors, especially business. He enjoyed working with his hands and fixing things, a natural mechanic who learned from his father.As a youth, he owned a bike repair shop in Maple Lake which he later expanded into lawn mower and small engine repair. He was a weight lifting enthusiast and in his prime could bench press 500lbs. He owned several small businesses, including over the road trucking, landscaping, decorative concrete, newspaper distribution, and water conditioning. He liked attending auctions, buying and selling things, scanning craigslist or eBay for a deal, and talking to his cats, Prick and Prick 2. Kelly and Rebecca were setup by his brother, Toby, and their romance blossomed via CB radio, his handle ‘The Beef’, hers ‘Blue Eyes’. They were wed 34 years ago in Las Vegas, Nevada on February 15th, he would later say for a bargain on flowers and candy for years to come, and had 7 children. Kelly is survived by his wife; Becky, children; Jamie (James Long) Driscoll of Monticello, Leonard Driscoll of Plymouth, Holly (Matt) Knott of Annandale, Sally (Justin Harpole) Driscoll of Cokato, Candace (Chad Webb) Driscoll of Cosmos, Billy Driscoll of Maple Lake, Tessie Driscoll, grandchildren; Owen, Rachel, Simon, Franklin, Zoey, Charlotte, Fiona, Luna, Kyra, Cora, Ian and Axel. Kelly is also survived by his siblings, 3 sisters and 3 brothers; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by both of his parents and beloved cat, Prick. Private memorial and internment. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to Camp Courage to benefit special needs children and adults.