Rita Kniggendorf



Age: 49


Summary: wife of Braunschweig-Luneburg-Stade Chamber of Skilled Crafts non-profit self-governing corporation's operations manager and senior automotive technician Ralf Kniggendorf who was among one of more than 530 German toursits 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 vacation along with her husband and the couple's adult daughter Tanja Kniggendorf at a beachfront resort in Thailand.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: August 20, 1955


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Khao Lak, Thailand