Kurt Rogers Drottar Sr.

Kurt Rogers Drottar Sr., 54, of Indianapolis and formerly of Midland, died on Saturday, June 29, 2013. He was born April 28, 1959, in Midland, to the late Kenneth Sr. and Florence McCarthy Drottar.

Kurt earned his bachelor's degree from Michigan State University and master's degree from the University of Wisconsin, Lacrosse. His love for the outdoors and wildlife led him to be an aquatic toxicologist. He most recently worked for Eli Lilly & Co. in Indianapolis, Ind.

He is survived by his children, Amanda T. Drottar and Kurt "K.J." Rogers Drottar Jr.; fiancée, Maureen Gordin; and brother, Kenneth Drottar Jr.

Private services will be held. Online condolences may be shared with Kurt's family at www.lauckfuneralhome.com

Published in Midland Daily News on July 2, 2013