SEABROOK, NH Joyce A. (Santos) Heath, age 74, of Seabrook, New Hampshire, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on August 2, 2022, at Exeter Hospital after a brief illness. She was the beloved wife of David A. Heath with whom she shared Fifty Seven years of Marriage.
Born in Lowell on May 11, 1948, she was the daughter of the late John and Marie Santos and received her education in the Lowell School system. Joyce was a longtime worker in the food and beverage industry.
She loved the beach and trips to Fort Foster and Lake George and enjoyed reading, playing cards, and listening to Motown music. However, spending time with her family is what brought her the most happiness.
Besides her husband, David, she is survived by her three sons, David A. Heath Jr. of Virginia Beach, Robert J. Heath and his partner, Jen Carey, of Lowell, and Derek E. Heath and his wife, Erin, of Lowell; her son in law, John S. Mahoney of Lowell; her eight grandchildren, Derek Heath, Kelsey Heath and her fiancee, Clark Berger, Joseph Mahoney, Isabel Foster and her husband, Glenn Foster, Elizabeth Mahoney, Matthew Heath, Jacqueline Mahoney and her partner, Nathan Ayotte, and Logan Heath; and her two great grandchildren, Glenn and Wyatt Foster.
She was also predeceased by her daughter, Michelle L. Mahoney.
Relatives and Friends are invited to attend her Funeral Mass on Tuesday, August 9, 2022, at 10 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Church, 144 East Merrimack Street, Lowell. Arrangements by the MAHONEY FUNERAL HOME, 187 Nesmith Street, 978-452-6361. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in Joyce’s name to the MSPCA online at https://secure2.convio.net/mspca/site/Donation2?df_id=20472&20472.donation or mail a donation to MSPCA-Angell, Attn: Donations, 350 South Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02130. To read her full obituary or leave the family a message of condolence, find us on facebook or visit www.MahoneyFuneralHome.com at any time.