Reta Stewart



Age: 81


Summary: retiree who had been reportedly hospitalized in extremely critical condition from serious head injuries and a broken hip she received in the February 2011 Christchurch earthquake that killed at least 166 people and seriously injured over 1,500+ people after being thrown to the floor from an apparent fall during the quake at her Papanui, New Zealand rest home when the 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck the nation's central Canterbury region on the South Island.



Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in an earthquake


Born: 1929


Died: February 23, 2011


Location: Christchurch, New Zealand