Elias Syriani



Age: 67


Summary: North Carolina man convicted of stabbing his wife Teresa Yousef Syriani to death in 1990 after she told him she wanted a divorce and whose four children vigorously sought clemency for their father, claiming it would help to heal their family.



Cause of Death: Executed by lethal injection


Born: January 7, 1938


Died: November 18, 2005


Location: Raleigh, North Carolina