Jeffrey George Drometer, 48, founder and president of First Medica Inc, died unexpectedly on Saturday, August 19, 2006.

Drometer was born April 21, 1958, in St. Paul, Minn. He lived most of his life in Greensboro, NC.

He is survived by his parents, Robert and Lois Drometer; children, Sara, Laura, and George; sisters, Nancy Mowry and her husband, Nelson, and Lisa Hollifield; and three nephews, Scott, Benjamin, and Chad Mowry, and their families.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Dustin’s Green House, www.dustinsgreenhouse.com; Greensboro Urban Ministries, 305 W. Lee St, Greensboro, NC 27401; or Habitat for Humanity, PO Box 3402, Greensboro, NC. 27402.

[www.legacy.com, August 24, 2006]