Jacqueline Leonard

 

 

Age: 72

 

Summary: widow of prominent Des Moines, Iowa ophthalmologist Charles Leonard who was considered as the oldest member of the infamous UFO religious cult group Heaven's Gate led by sect leader Marshall Applewhite when she joined the cult in the mid-1970's and became it's longtime senior member.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by massive drug and alcohol overdose

 

Born: April 17, 1925

 

Died: March 25, 1997

 

Location: Rancho Santa Fe, California