LINCOLNVILLE – Beatrice H. Gherardi, 90, died peacefully Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012, surrounded by her family, at Pen Bay Medical Center, Rockport.
Family and friends are invited to visit 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, at Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock St., Rockland. A Mass of Christina burial will be held 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 3, at St. Bernard Catholic Church, 150 Broadway, Rockland, with the Rev. Richard Malo officiating. A reception will be after at Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home’s reception facility at 104 Limerock St. To read a full obituary or share a memory with Bea’s family, please visit her Book of Memories at