MANCHESTER - Laura Joyal, 49, of Manchester died May 23, 2012.
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She was born on April 15, 1963, in Plainfield, the daughter of Edith Jean (Swanekamp) Foley of Vermont and the late John J. Foley.
She had lived in Vermont, spent 15 years living in Alaska and recently moved to New Hampshire. She worked for the N.H. Department of Education.
Laura enjoyed her grandchildren, being outdoors, gardening, bird-watching and spending time with her family. She was a kind and beautiful person with an infectious smile and laugh.
Besides her mother, surviving family members include her loving husband of two years, Roger Joyal of Manchester; two sons, Eric Provost and his wife, Holly, of Oregon and Morgan Provost of Alaska; stepson Rhys Joyal of New Hampshire; stepdaughter Blair Joyal of South Carolina; two grandchildren, Evan and Luke Provost; four brothers, John J. Foley of Vermont, Greg Foley of Vermont, Michael Foley of New Hampshire and Steven Foley of Vermont; three sisters, Sharon Ader of Vermont, Mary Ellen Foley of Vermont and her twin sister, Jennifer Foley, of New Hampshire; several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews; and her dogs Lucy and Sable.
services:Her memorial gathering will be today from 4 to 5 p.m. at Phaneuf Funeral Home, 243 Hanover St., Manchester. Her memorial service will follow in the funeral home chapel at 5 p.m.
The Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium is in charge of arrangements. For more information or to view an online guestbook and memorial, go to phaneuf.net.
Published in Union Leader on May 27, 2012