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Thursday, November 12, 2020

4:00 - 7:00 PM

Mueller-Bies Funeral Home

2130 N. Dale St. , Roseville

Mass of Christian Burial

Friday, November 13, 2020

10:00 AM

Holy Childhood Catholic Church

1435 Midway Parkway, St. Paul

Carmen Duette Gabrielli

September 20, 1934 - October 27, 2020

Loving Wife, Mom, Grandma and Sister

Passed away peacefully surrounded by her three loving sons on October 27, 2020.


Preceded in death by parents, George and Borghild Nelson; husband Don; brothers, Bob and Skip Nelson.


Survived by sons, Dave (Debra), Dan (Ann), Doug (Julie); grandchildren, Antonia (Shea), John, Nate, Sam, Jake, Bailey, Gianna, Teddy; great-grandchild, Ilaria; and sister, June (Keith) Forstrom.

Carmen was deeply committed to her family and making her house a home.
She cherished each of her grandchildren and was fortunate enough to be able to hold and smile upon her great-granddaughter before the pandemic.

Carmen was active in volunteering with NW Como Boosters, Holy Childhood Women’s Club, schola committee, PTA and various community activities. She enjoyed dancing, tennis, traveling, entertaining, holidays, the casino, and spent much of her time at ice rinks, ball fields, school events, and dance recitals. Carmen spent as much time as possible with her eight grandchildren.

Mass of Christian Burial 10:00 AM Friday, November 13 at HOLY CHILDHOOD CATHOLIC CHURCH, 1435 Midway Parkway, St. Paul. Private interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Visitation at MUELLER-BIES FUNERAL HOME - ROSEVILLE, 2130 N. Dale St. @ County Rd B, from 4-7 PM Thursday, November 12.

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