Maria Henniker-Gotley


Age: 51

British longtime finance manager for the London-based charity orginization Children & The Arts that brings the arts to disadvantaged youth throughout the United Kingdom who was among one of three British foreigners reported missing and presumed dead following the devastating August 2016 Central Italy earthquake that killed almost 300 people and injured over 400 others including two other British citizens 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 13, 1964

Died: August 24, 2016

Amatrice, Italy