Dorothy Wight



Age: 89


Summary: retired homemaker and grandmother-in-law of former Columbia City, Missouri water and lighting department director James "Kraig" Kahler who had been hospitalized in extremely critical condition for less than a week from multiple gunshot wounds to the head and chest she received in a November 28 violent shooting rampage when the recently unemployed city utilities administrator had reportedly shot and killed his estranged wife Karen Kahler and the couple's two teenage daughters Emily and Lauren Kahler during an apparent bitter custody dispute over his wife's lesbian affair at their Burlington, Kansas home earlier this week, in which authorities said the suspect had been arrested and charged with capital murder punishable by death in one of the state's most recent death penalty cases.



Cause of Death: Gunshot wounds


Born: August 24, 1920


Died: December 1, 2009


Location: Topeka, Kansas