Heather Alvarado


Age: 35

in-home day care center operator and member of the CCFD Ladies Auxiliary with the Cedar City Fire Department in Cedar City, Utah who had been hospitalized in critical condition from injuries suffered in the aftermath of the October 1, 2017 Las Vegas Strip mass shooting when a gunman began firing at nearby concertgoers from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino across Las Vegas Boulevard killing at least 58 people and injured over 530 others during the closing performance by singer Jason Aldean at a packed outdoor concert at the fourth-annual Route 91 Harvest country music festival on the Las Vegas Strip, in which the incident was the deadliest mass shooting by a single gunman in modern U.S. history surpassing the 2016 Orlando nightclub shooting with 49 fatalities.

Cause of Death: Gunshot wounds sustained in a mass shooting

Born: September 20, 1982

Died: October 2, 2017

Las Vegas, Nevada