Betsy McDaniel

 

Age: 70

 

Summary: owner and namesake of the New Orleans restaurant Betsy's Pancake House, which became a local favorite and even President George W. Bush dined there when she reopened her business after Hurricane Katrina.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries suffered from a brutal beating after an apparent robbery

 

Born: February 18, 1938

 

Died: May 28, 2008

 

Location: New Orleans, Louisiana