Joan Elias



Age: 75


Summary: British pensioner who was among one of more than 402 British 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 adult son Colin Elias at a beachfront resort in Thailand.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: February 20, 1929


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Phuket, Thailand