Gwendolyn Ridgley

 

 

Age: 61

 

Summary: retired choolteacher who became a lead plaintiff in a class-action lawsuit over the firing of thousands of New Orleans school employees after Hurricane Katrina.

 

 

Cause of Death: Lengthy illness

 

Born: 1951

 

Died: October 16, 2012

 

Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana