Linda McCathern

 

 

Age: 48

 

Summary: Oregon woman who drew international attention with her fight to gain the return of her twin daughters from Libya after her ex-husband kidnapped them in 1988 and took them to the Middle East, but who later regained custody in 2002 during a visit.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from quadriplegia

 

Born: June 6, 1958

 

Died: January 9, 2007

 

Location: Portland, Oregon