Mel Cuba

 

Age: 99

 

Summary: former Rockaway Beach (Queens, NY) lifeguard who saved four orphanage children from drowning in 1933 and later became a high school science teacher in Brooklyn.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: August 8, 1910

 

Died: December 6, 2009

 

Location: Delray Beach, Florida