Betty Lou Driver, 69 – Heart Failure, Carnival Liberty Passenger, August 31, 2008, Time of Death 10:05.
In the middle of the evening show passenger returned to her cabin after stating to her friends that she was suffering from headaches and her body felt cold.Soon after her departure from the Venetian Palace her friends went to the cabin where she was found in need of medical attention.A male bystander provided the victim CPR until ship’s medical crew got on scene. Ship’s attempts to resuscitate the person were unsuccessful.The passenger was pronounced dead at 2205 hours on August 31, 2008. As per the senior physician onboard, the presumed reason for the death was a cardiac arrest secondary to presumed heart attack.
Mrs. Driver had worked as a receptionist for AIT Laboratories in Indianapolis since 2001.