TENANTS HARBOR – Joan B. Vaitones, 87, longtime teacher at St. George Junior High School, died unexpectedly, Jan. 27, 2014, at PenBay Medical Center in Rockport.
Visiting hours will be held 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4, at Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock St., Rockland. Joan loved flowers, but she loved animals even more so; at her request memorial donations may be made to the Pope Memorial Humane Society of Knox County, P.O. Box 1294, Rockland, ME 04841; or to a charitable organization of one’s choice. To read a full obituary or leave a condolence, please visit Joan’s Book of Memories, at www.bchfh.com.