MONTICELLO – Duane “Tiny” Faulkner, 49, died unexpectedly March 18, 2008, at his residence, after a long courageous battle with diabetes. He was born June 16, 1958, in Houlton, the son of Murray and Virginia (Howard) Faulkner. Duane attended Monticello and Houlton schools, and was a 1976 graduate of Houlton High School. He loved spending time with his dog, Shelby, and going fishing and fiddleheading. He is survived by his aunt, Madeline Hand; uncle and aunt, Gerald “Buzzy” and Marilyn Howard, all of Hodgdon; and his special friends, Marjorie Melvin, Ann and Mark Thibodeau, and Scott Melvin. He was predeceased by his parents. A graveside service will be announced in the spring. Friends who wish may make gifts in Duane’s memory to Houlton Humane Society, care of Dunn Funeral Home, 11 Park St., Houlton, ME 04730.