Randall Willard Drottage 56, of Butternut, died on Tuesday November 20, 2012 at Flambeau Hospital. He was born on September 24, 1956 in Milwaukee, the son of Willard and Eleanor (Meier) Drott. He was a graduate of the Butternut High School. After his schooling he entered the United States Air Force. On June 25, 1983 he married Jane Baker in Butternut. Randy was a self employed carpenter and worked for Phillips Plastics. He was a member of the Butternut American Legion Post and was an avid fisherman and river guide. He enjoyed hunting, reading, and spending time with his family and friends.
He is survived by:
his wife Jane of Butternut
his son Theodore Adam (Nikki VanVonderen) Drott of Antigo
his mother Eleanor Drott of Butternut
Ronald Drott of Minneapolis, MN
Rusty (Janice) Drott of Butternut
Roger Drott of Madison
Reggie (Ashley Treviranus) Drott of Butternut
Rod Drott of Sussex
(1)sister: Renee Drott of Butternut
Matthew, Michael, & Nicolas Drott, and Matthew Baker
(2)nieces: Monica Butler and Justis Drott
(3)great-nieces: Mackenzie & Naomi Schloer, and Aiyana Butler
(1)great-nephew: Mason Drott
and many cousins and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father Willard, his brother Rory Drott, and his niece Mindy Baker.
A memorial service will be held on Monday November 26, 2012 at 11:00am from St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Butternut. Rev. John A. Deitz will officiate.
A gathering of family and friends will be held on Monday from 10:00am until 11:00am at the church.
The Novitzke Funeral Home is assisting the family.