Eldersburg

Joyce E. Beal

Joyce Elizabeth Beal, age 63, of Westminster, passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 6, 2018, at the Westminster Health Care Center surrounded by her family.
Born August 9, 1955, in Baltimore, MD she was the daughter of the late Joseph J. Patti, Jr. and Regina A. Surock Patti.
Joyce had been a paving contractor for many years along with her life partner, Benny Jack Beal. She was a graduate of Notre Dame Preparatory School. She enjoyed spending time with her family and helping others in need.
She is survived by daughter Elizabeth "Liz" Schimert-Wise of Westminster; sisters and brothers-in-law: Diane F. Patti, Linda M. Patti and husband and JoAnn M. Minton and husband Hagen, granddaughter, Ave Maria Wise and step-sons and daughters-in-law: Stevie and Carolynne Beal and Ben Beal. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews, including Richard A. Skillman, Jr., Caitlin Minton, Tyler Minton and Victoria Lynn Skillman.
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8pm and Friday from 10am to 11am at Haight Funeral Home & Chapel (6416 Sykesville Road) Sykesville where a funeral service will be held on Friday at 11am with Chaplain Nancy Ginsberg of Carroll Hospital officiating. Interment will follow in Meadow Branch Cemetery, Westminster.