Joan Lorraine Watson
Joan Lorraine Watson of Sag Harbor died on April 13 at Southampton Hospital. She was 83.
Born in Brooklyn on April 5, 1930 to Thomas and Amelia Watson, she attended St. John’s University, earning a bachelor’s degree, two master’s degrees and a Ph.D. She was a school principal and educator.
She is survived by her good friend and caregiver, Tatiana Rozentale; an aunt, Dolly Grote; and a cousin, Kenneth Watson.
Visitation was at Yardley and Pino Funeral Home in Sag Harbor on April 17. A funeral was held the same day at St. Andrew’s Church, also in Sag Harbor. Burial was at Holy Rood Cemetery in Westbury.
Memorial donations may be made to Sag Harbor Ambulance, P.O. Box 2725, Sag Harbor, New York 11963.