Carlson, Lucy Bridget Age 38 of Wayzata. Born June 4, 1974, died February 8, 2013. Beloved daughter, sister, housemate, and friend. Lucy described herself as a happy, strong, "Up-Syndrome" girl. Preceded in death by grandparents, John and Myrtle Carlson, and Richard and Lois Diercks. Survived by parents, (step-parents) Jerome (Linda) Carlson, and Julie (Dwight) Maxa; siblings, (spouses) Kjersti (Tim) Francis, Julie Carlson, Jed (Kerry) Carlson, Siri (David) Kristenson; nephew and nieces Zachary and Abigail Harding; Madeline, Isabelle, and Eva Francis; Lily and Maggie Carlson; many step-siblings, aunts, uncles, and cousins. Also survived by her housemates Susan, Amy, and Jessica; the staff at Mount Olivet Rolling Acres; her friends and staff at CHOICE. The family thanks Lucy's doctors, nurses, and caring staff for their excellent care over the years. Lucy loved her family, her housemates, her staff, and her friends; we are all better people for having known her. She will remain in our hearts forever. Funeral service Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 11 AM at Mt. Olivet Lutheran Church West, 7150 Rolling Acres Road, Victoria, MN 55331 (952-767-1500). Visitation Monday, February 11, 5-8 PM AT THE CHURCH. (http://www.mtolivet. org/about-us/directions). Interment Lakewood Cemetery, Mpls. If you wish to make a donation in Lucy's name, please consider Mount Olivet Rolling Acres and CHOICE, Inc. Loving stories, memories, and pictures are desired and much appreciated. Please send them to Lucy's Memorial email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Huber Funeral & Cremation Services Excelsior Chapel 952-474-9595 www.huberfunerals.com
This obituary was originally published in the Star Tribune.