Gunilla Palsson


Age: 58

Swedish retired housewife 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 Christmas holiday along with her husband Gunnar Palson and their family that also included her elder sister Rigmor Sjovkist and brother-in-law Hakan Sjokvist at their rented bungalow near a beachfront resort in Thailand.

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

Born: February 7, 1946

Died: December 26, 2004

Khao Lak, Thailand