Summary: German award-winning ceramist and accomplished painter who was among one of more than 530 German 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 vacation accompanied by her sister Sara Heitz at a beachfront resort in Thailand.
Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami
Born: March 29, 1951
Died: December 26, 2004
Location: Khao Lak, Thailand