Alba Pazienti Tontini


Age: 85

Italian retired civil service volunteer and aunt of Municipality of Anzio city director and political adviser Cristoforo Tontini who was among one of more than 150 people reported missing and presumed dead following the devastating August 2016 Central Italy earthquake that killed almost 300 people and injured over 400 others including her nephew Alessandro Pitocco Tontini when a powerful 6.2-magnitude quake struck central Italy that flattened a string of remote mountainside villages and caused extensive damages of numerous buildings in the historic town of Amatrice, Italy close to the epicentre in an area near the borders of the Umbria, Lazio, Abruzzo, and Marche regions, in which the seismic aftershocks from the disaster was the worst deadliest earthquake to strike Italy in 30 years since 2009.

Cause of Death: Killed during an earthquake

Born: September 2, 1931

Died: August 24, 2016

Amatrice, Italy