Summary: author of Standing Room Only, a true account of her experience as the only woman on a lifeboat in the Atlantic Ocean in 1942 after the cargo ship she was sailing on was torpedoed by a German U-boat, that may have been the inspiration of Alfred Hitchcock's movie Lifeboat.
Cause of Death: Natural causes
Born: March 13, 1908
Died: May 30, 2003
Location: West Orange, New Jersey