Daphne Coetzee



Age: 35


Summary: wife of South Africa's fastest-growing waste management company Waste Giant Ltd. founder and chief executive officer Ian Coetzee who was among one of more than 360 South African tourists reported missing and presumed dead in the devastating South Asian Tsunami that swept across the Indian Ocean and killed over 2,300+ people during the tidal wave while she was on vacation with her husband and their two young sons at a beachfront resort in Thailand.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: June 23, 1969


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Phuket, Thailand