Audrey Geisel

 

 

Age: 97

 

Summary: widow of children's author Theodor Geisel (better known as Dr. Seuss) considered as an overseer of his estate and guardian of his legacy since his death 1991, who had told his wife would be in charge of all the creatures he had created, including the Cat in the Hat, Horton the elephant, and the Grinch (taking care of them her mission), who developed and oversaw a global operation of publishing ventures, film projects, games, and celebrations that kept Dr. Seuss's name, and his stories, in front of successive generations of children as they learned to read, who was deeply involved in the marking and managing of all his material.

 

 

Cause of Death: Unspecified cause

 

Born: August 14, 1921

 

Died: December 19, 2018

 

Location: San Diego, California