Marlies Sommer


Age: 59

Summary: German hotelier and wife of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam-based Kranbau Eberswalde AG crane constructing company's project manager and foreign trade expert Siegfried Sommer 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 a holiday along with her husband at a beachfront hotel in Thailand.

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

Born: 1945

Died: December 26, 2004

Khao Lak, Thailand