J.T. Strickland

 

 

Age: 85

 

Summary: Korean War veteran and motel manager who had been hospitalized in intensive care for nearly two months from injuries he 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: Injuries sustained in the tornado outbreak

 

Born: September 11, 1925

 

Died: July 8, 2011

 

Location: Monett, Missouri