Michael Carlson, 43, of Grove, Okla. passed away Monday, April 4, 2011 in Grove, Okla. Michael was born in Chicago, Ill. on June 13, 1967, to Patricia (Lawrence) and Robert Carlson.

Michael worked as a teacher in Tulsa, Okla. for over 15yrs. Michael loved his dogs and loved being around his friends. Michael was a resident of Grove for over 28 years.

Michael is survived by two sisters; Susan Egan of Frankfort, Ill. and Cynthia Carlson of Darien, Ill. and one brother Robert Carlson of Chicago, Ill. and many other relatives and friends.

Michael is preceded in death by both of his parents; Robert and Patricia Carlson.

No services planned at this time.

Online condolences may be made at www.grandlakefuneralhomes.com.