Dorothea Puente

 

 

Age: 82

 

Summary: Sacramento landlady and serial killer who was convicted in 1993 of killing three of her tenants to collect their government checks and burying them in her backyard, but who was serving two life sentences and a concurrent 15-year-to-life sentence.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: January 9, 1929

 

Died: March 27, 2011

 

Location: Chowchilla, California