Geoffrey De Zylwa


Age: 57

Summary: Sri Lankan chief engineer at the Kosgoda Beach Resort in the south-western coastal town of Colombo, Sri Lanka 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 he was on duty at the boutique hotel near a seaside resort in Sri Lanka.

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

Born: 1947

Died: December 26, 2004

Kosgoda, Sri Lanka