Odette Saleh Mikhail


Age: 70

Egyptian parishioner at the Saint Peter and Saint Paul Coptic Orthodox Church in Cairo, Egypt who had been hospitalized in critical condition for a week from the wounds she sustained in the horrific December 11 Botroseya Church bombing when a suicide bomber set off explosives in the women's section of the chapel adjacent to Egypt's main Coptic Christian cathedral killing 25 people (mostly women and children) and injured 45 others during Sunday mass in the deadliest attack to target Egypt's Coptic Christian minority in recent years since a 2011 suicide bombing killed more than 20 worshippers outside a church in the coastal city of Alexandria, in which the Islamic State militant group has claimed responsibility for the deadly attack after Egyptian authorities arrested a number of people accused of involvement in the bombing.

Cause of Death: Complications of injuries sustained in a suicide bombing

Born: 1946

Died: December 16, 2016

Cairo, Egypt