Miriam Levy


Age: 74

Summary: Israeli painter and artist who had been hospitalized in extremely critical condition from horrific injuries suffered in the June 11 Davidka bus bombing incident that killed 16 passengers and seriously wounded over 100 other people including dozens of passerby when a Palestinian suicide bomber dressed as an ultra-Orthodox Jew boarded the Egged bus No. 14A at the Mahane Yehuda market bus stop on Jaffa Road in the center of Jerusalem, Israel and detonated his explosive device as the bus drove down the road near Davidka Square, in which the Palestinian armed-wing governing group Hamas claimed responsibility for the attack.

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a suicide bomb blast

Born: 1929

Died: June 12, 2003

Jerusalem, Israel