Nov. 25, 1955 - April 10, 2007
Dr. John Carlson Grove died Tuesday (April 10, 2007) at North Platte Great Plains Regional Medical Center as a result of a massive heart attack. He was 51 years old.
Dr. Grove was born on Nov. 25, 1955, in Omaha to Vel and Amy B. (Carlson) Grove. He graduated from Benson High School in 1974. He furthered his education at Washington University in St. Louis and the UN Medical Center in Omaha.
On March 18, 1983, he married Marilee M. Sieh in Kearney, Wis. To this union two children were born. They made their home in McCook where Dr. Grove was a family practitioner at the McCook Clinic and later in Minden.
Dr. Grove's hobbies included photography, computers, vintage cars, gardening and spending time with his children and two dogs, Dudley and Chloe.
Preceding him in death were his paternal and maternal grandparents.
Survivors include his wife, Marilee Grove of McCook; children, Amy and Stephen Grove of McCook; parents, Vel and Amy Grove of Omaha; father and mother-in-law, Clayton and Jean Sieh of Hayward, Wis.; two brothers, Timothy Grove and wife, Colleen of Omaha and Paul Grove and wife, Karen of Bennington; and numerous nieces, nephews and a host of friends.
Memorials may be given in his name.
Friends may go online at www.carpenterbreland.com to extend condolences.
Funeral services will be Friday at 11 a.m., at Christ Community Church in Omaha, with Pastor Irving Malm officiating. Burial will be in Westlawn Hillcrest Cemetery.
Carpenter Breland Funeral Home of McCook is in charge of the arrangements.