WFMT Announcer Michael Rothe Dies
March 2, 2007 at 5:49 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of WINDOW TO THE WORLD Classical WFMT/CHICAGO parttime announcer MICHAEL ROTHE, who died THURSDAY after a stroke in CHAMPAIGN, IL at 62.
ROTHE worked at noncommercial WILL/URBANA before joining WFMT's BEETHOVEN SATELLITE NETWORK in 1995; he also produced radio programming for GERMANY's DEUTSCHE WELLE. Funeral arrangements are being made by RENNER-WIKOFF CHAPEL, 1900 Philo Road, URBANA, IL.