Wendy Ann Istas



Age: 58


Summary: director and board member of the Stained Glass Theatre in southwest Missouri who had been hospitalized in intensive care for a week 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: Injuries sustained in a tornado outbreak


Born: April 26, 1953


Died: May 30, 2011


Location: Kansas City, Kansas