Markku Tarnanen



Age: 43


Summary: Finnish Estonian newly-appointed marketing director and chief executive officer of the landmarked Viru Hotel based in Tallinn, Estonia who was among one of more than 190 Finnish 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 he was on a Christmas vacation along with his wife Tarja Myllymaki and their extended family that also included the couple's four young children and his parents at a beachfront resort in Thailand.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: 1961


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Khao Lak, Thailand