Michael Lee Carlson was called to meet Jesus on March 29, 2014, at the age of 62 in his home, surrounded by his wife, after a 7-year battle with cancer.
Michael, affectionately known as Mike, to his family and friends, proudly served in the US Navy
during the Vietnam War
. After his honorable discharge in he met and married the love of his life, his wife, Mary Claire of almost 30 years.
He was employed with Northside Independent School District for 28 years. During retirement, Mike worked as a part-time employee at Sea World San Antonio as an employee bus driver.
He is survived by his wife Mary, his sons David and Chris, daughter-in-law Erika, grandchildren Colt and Kate, aunt and uncle of MS Walter and Mary Parker, siblings, Maizie, Molly, Kenneth, Charlie, Donald and Alpha, their spouses and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank all of the family, friends from NISD and new friends from Sea World for their support during Mike's final years.
Graveside Service will be held on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 11:15 AM at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery.