Mass of Christian burial celebrating the life of Duane Roy Carlson, age 80 of Upsala will be 1PM, Thursday, May 23rd 2013 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church of Upsala. Father John Odero will officiate and burial will take place in the parish cemetery following the service. Duane died peacefully surrounded by his family early Saturday morning at St. Gabriel’s Hospital in Little Falls after a sudden and unexpected illness. There will be a gathering prior to the mass from 11AM-1PM Thursday morning at the church. Arrangements are being made with the Miller-Carlin Funeral Home of Upsala.