Joyce Marlene Cooper, age 83 of Lowell, passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2018. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Douglas Cook; parents Alfred and Leanor Faulkner; and brothers Roger and Larry Faulkner. Joyce will be sadly missed by her husband of 38 years, Richard “Dick” Cooper; children Cathy (Bruce) Russ, Steve (Lori) Cook, Chris (Kevin) Kennedy, Cindy Scoby, Laura (John) Brower, Leonard (Sherrie) Cook, Richard (Denise) Cooper Jr., Timothy Cooper, Melissa (Dennis) Burl; 24 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; and 4 great-great-grandchildren. She was an avid gardener, quilter, camper and baker. Joyce retired from Forest Hills Public Schools Transportation Department after more than 30 years of employment. She also worked at Boulder Creek Golf Course and the Detroit Tigers Spring Training Camp in Lakeland, FL. Visitation will be held 2-4:00 and 6-8:00 p.m. Sunday, July 29, at Roth-Gerst Chapel, 305 N. Hudson, Lowell, MI 49331. Funeral will be held 11:00 a.m. Monday, July 30, at the funeral home chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Fred and Lena Meijer Heart Center, C/O Spectrum Health Foundation, 100 Michigan Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503.