Derrill Bodley


Age: 60


Summary: composer and music professor at Sacramento City College in Sacramento, California who worked to promote peace in Afghanistan and other parts of the world after his daughter was killed in the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, whose college-student daughter Deora Bodley was a passenger on Flight 93, which crashed in a Pennsylvania field after passengers reportedly attempted to overpower its hijackers, who was interviewed by Tom Brokaw for the Discovery Channel documentary The Flight That Fought Back that aired on Sept. 11, 2005.



Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident


Born: September 21, 1945


Died: September 21, 2005


Location: Stockton, California