Darlene Kay Ray



Age: 63


Summary: retired seamstress at the King Louie Manufacturing in Baxter Springs, Kansas who had been hospitalized for nearly a month from injuries she received in the devastating May 2011 tornado outbreak that struck across Joplin, Missouri and killed more than 150 other people in one of the deadliest tornadoes in U.S. history since 1947.



Cause of Death: After an illness due to injuries suffered in a tornado outbreak


Born: August 18, 1947


Died: June 1, 2011


Location: Kansas City, Missouri