Lo Yam-kuen

 

 

Age: 48

 

Summary: former professor of physics at Chinese University who along with his wife Athena Chan Man-shih and 9-year-old daughter Lo Chi-ping were among one of more than 74 Chinese 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 the family were on vacation at a beachfront hotel in Thailand.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: April 4, 1956

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Khao Lak, Thailand