Kathryn Begay

 

 

Age: 90

 

Summary: retired healthcare service employee who had been hospitalized in critical condition for more than two months from massive head injuries and several health-related problems, including a heart attack and two strokes, suffered in the May 2013 tornado outbreak in Moore, Oklahoma that killed at least 24 people and injured over 370 others after two nearby elementary schools were severely damaged in the area while she was staying at her home when the tornado struck, in which it became one of the deadliest tornadoes in U.S. history since the Joplin, Missouri tornado that killed 158 people in 2011.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries suffered in a tornado outbreak

 

Born: March 10, 1923

 

Died: August 1, 2013

 

Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma