Ilpo Lempinen



Age: 40


Summary: Finnish service coordinator of the Vantaa branch of the civic organization Finnish Red Cross based in Helsinki, Finland who was among one of more than 190 Finnish 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 he was on a holiday along with his wife Kirsi Siitari-Lempinen and the couple's two young children Laura and Nea Lempinen at a beachfront resort in Thailand.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: February 18, 1964


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Khao Lak, Thailand