Carolyn M. Stone

Jan 10, 2013

Rockland — Carolyn M. Stone, 70, died peacefully, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013 at Country Manor Nursing Home in Whitefield.

Born in Rockland, May 18, 1942, she was the daughter of Forbes and Olive Elwell Taylor. Educated locally Carolyn attended school in St. George and was a 1960 graduate of St. George High School.

Following high school Carolyn was employed with Crie Hardware for several years. She later moved on to the Maine District Court where she worked as deputy clerk.

Later in life Carolyn opened the Pine Ledge General Store in St. George. She operated that business for over 10 years. After the closing of her store, she went to work for Kalloch Fuel as a customer service representative, retiring in 2006.

A very creative woman, Carolyn enjoyed crocheting and counted cross-stitch. She was also an avid reader.

Predeceased by her parents; and a brother Brian Taylor; Carolyn is survived by her sister Sharon Earnest of Rockland; as well as several nieces, nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.

At Carolyn’s request, no services will be held.

Those who wish may make memorial donations to Alzheimer’s Association, Maine Chapter, 383 U.S. Route One, Suite 2C, Scarborough, Maine 04074.

To share a condolence with Carolyn’s family, please visit her Book of Memories at Arrangements are in the care of Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock St., Rockland.

Comments (4)
Posted by: Alana Allen | Jan 14, 2013 09:31

So sorry for your loss, I have been praying for her and that God will continue to give you, Sharon, strength and peace.  I know she is rejoicing in heaven with your beloved mother, grandmother.  Love you.  Doris


Posted by: Linda Brawn | Jan 12, 2013 06:36

Kept the Faith.I met Carolyn when I was 12 at church. I always loved her in the Lord and send my deepest condolences to Sharon..............Linda Curtis Brawn

Posted by: Joyce Corinne Taylor | Jan 11, 2013 14:25

R.I.P.  Carolyn.  Holding loving and caring memories of you before the dementia took us away from you. You will notbe forgotten.

Posted by: Edwin Ecker | Jan 11, 2013 09:32

I knew the family from church and went to school with Sharon,I worked with Carolyn at Crie's and remember her as a pleasant and caring person.

I am sure she will be greatly missed by many.

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