Eva Wahlander


Age: 52

Swedish social worker and PhD student at the Department of Social Work at Stockholm University in Sweden who was among one of more than 552 Swedish tourists 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 along with her husband Christer Wahlander and the couple's two adult sons Kalle and Peter Wahlander at a beachfront resort in Thailand.

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

Born: September 5, 1952

Died: December 26, 2004

Phuket, Thailand