Jennifer van der Leij


Age: 31

Dutch substitute cafeteria worker in the coffee shop at the hospitality industry Lunchroom LKKR & ZO in central Helmond, the Netherlands who was reportedly among one of the 298 known fatalities involved in the horrific Malaysia Airlines Fligh 17 aerial disaster after the Kuala Lumpur-bound Boeing 777 commercial jetliner carrying 283 passengers and 15 crew members from Amsterdam, the Netherlands had been allegedly shot down by a sophisticated surface-to-air missile that was fired by Moscow-backed Ukrainian separatists as the plane crashed over eastern Ukraine in the war-torn area controlled by pro-Russian rebel groups near the Ukraine-Russia border when the crash occurred in the conflicted zone of the ongoing Donbass insurgency, in which it became the second-deadliest aviation incident of the year in Malaysia Airlines' history after the disappearance of Flight 370 in March 2014 while en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.

Cause of Death: Injuries suffered in a plane crash

Born: October 3, 1982

Died: July 17, 2014

Hrabove, Ukraine