Edlyn Yap Meili



Age: 32


Summary: Singaporean senior legal commissioning editor for the Hong Kong-based legal publishing house Sweet & Maxwell Asia 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 she was on a holiday with her Belgian-born boyfriend Vincent Descheemaecker at a beachfront hotel in Sri Lanka.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: 1972


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Beruwela, Sri Lanka