Dr. Prasom Sathapitanon

 

 

 

Age: 77

 

Summary: Thai noted golf rules official, columnist and professor of food science and technology in the Faculty of Science at Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok considered as one of Thailand's most knowledgeable golf rules experts who was among one of more than thousands of people 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 he was on a holiday along with his wife Kannika Sathapitanon and the couple's two adult daughters Navamol and Kachakon Sathapitanon at a beachfront resort in Thailand.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: 1927

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Khao Lak, Thailand