Donna Jane Beason, Natural Causes Cruise Ship Death, Norwegian Cruise Lines Norwegian Epic on April 04, 2012, Time of Death Unknown.
Donna Jane Beason, 58, from Stillwater, Oklahoma, owner of One Cut Above and Merle Norman Cosmetics, died in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands on Wednesday, April 04, 2012. Beason was found in her Norwegian Epic cabin by her husband and she was unresponsive.
Beason’s husband immediately called the ship’s emergency number and Code Alpha was announced. The Norwegian Epic medical team arrived and Beason was not breathing and had no pulse. CPR was started and the use of an AED was utilized with no success.
Beason was pronounced deceased by the ship’s physician. Cause of death was Cardiac Arrest.
Donna Jane Beason was the former president of the Lady Elks Lodge and Moose Lodge.”