Peter Barasinski

 

 

Age: 50

 

Summary: Polish-born Swedish ex-restaurant chef on the Baltic ferry MS Estonia that sank on September 28, 1994 in the Baltic Sea in one of the worst maritime disasters of the 20th century to have occurred in peacetime in European waters with 852 lives lost whose 28-year-old wife Carita Barasinski died in the Estonia ferry disaster and who spent more than 40,000 on a clandestine diving operation in a bid to find her body from the wreckage and bury her in Uppsala, Sweden as he had promised her he would, but who has already made one unsuccessful effort to retrieve the body of his wife after he got insurance money from Carita's death.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: March 11, 1956

 

Died: September 17, 2006

 

Location: Stockholm, Sweden