Ernesto Butcher

 

 

 

Age: 69

 

Summary: Panamanian immigrant who had effectively took over management of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 as its most experienced surviving operations officer.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart attack

 

Born: August 9, 1944

 

Died: May 15, 2014

 

Location: Maplewood, New Jersey