Casey Lantz Hare



Age: 16


Summary: avid BMX bike rider and straight A student of the junior class of Joplin High School in southwest Missouri who was among one of more than 1,300 people reported missing and feared dead in the devastating May 2011 tornado outbreak that struck across Joplin, Missouri and destroyed more than 7,000 homes and other buildings with more than 1,000 others injured along the path of the EF-5 tornado, in which it was one of the deadliest tornadoes in the United States since 1947.



Cause of Death: Killed during a tornado outbreak


Born: September 2, 1994


Died: May 22, 2011


Location: Joplin, Missouri