Emily Starkloff

 

Age: 19

 

Summary: daughter of local activist Max Starkloff whose father championed the rights of people with disabilities for decades and later founded Paraquad Inc., a not-for-profit community-based Center for Independent Living, who attended two St. Louis-area alternative high schools and was studying to become an ICU nurse.

 

 

Cause of Death: Hit-and-run accident

 

Born: February 23, 1989

 

Died: May 5, 2008

 

Location: Maplewood, Missouri