Jon Kest

 

 

Age: 57

 

Summary: longtime New York community activist who was executive director of the Brooklyn-based New York Communities for Change and whose daughter Jessie Streich-Kest died after she was hit by a falling tree during Superstorm Sandy in October 2012.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: June 17, 1955

 

Died: December 5, 2012

 

Location: New York City, New York