Nettie J. Drisko
Nettie J. Drisko passed away 19 October 2006. She was born 91 years ago in Goldfield, Colorado on 26 June 1915. Her parents Robert Blair and Martha Torrance moved the family to Ballard around 1920. She graduated from Ballard High School. She was preceded in death by her brother James, her sister Bertha, her first husband Emmett O'Brien and her second husband Clarence Drisko. She is survived by her brother Robert Blair (Mary Jane), son Jim O'Brien (Barbara), daughter Janet Halemba (Ron), and step-son Dan Drisko. Also, included in her family are ten grandchildren, fifteen great grand children and two great great grandchildren. She retired from Sears and lived in West Seattle 63 years. A special thanks goes to the "Right Place at The Right Time" Adult Family Home who took such good care of her for the last few years.