Karl MD Rosen, 87, Lawrence, Kansas passed away Thursday, July 19, 2018 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
Karl was born August 8, 1930 in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of Abraham and Esther (Metzler) Rosen.
He graduated from Boston Latin School then received his undergraduate degree from Harvard and Masters and Ph.D. from Yale. He was a member of Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society.
After teaching at Bates College and Rutgers University, he became a Professor in Classics and Linguistics at the University of Kansas.
He married DeAnne on June 9, 1968 in Lawrence, Kansas. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include his two daughters, Nanette Rosen and Renee (Tony) Rosen-Wakeford.
Memorial Contributions may be made in his name to the Lawrence Humane Society or The American Heart Association and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.