Lorraine Hofeller

 

 

Age: 106

 

Summary: one of the oldest known survivors of the 1900 Galveston hurricane that killed 6,000 to 8,000 people and pretty much destroyed the city.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: February 24, 1896

 

Died: July 17, 2002

 

Location: Galveston, Texas