Frank Andrew Flippo, 43 – Suicide Overboard, Liberty Of The Seas Passenger, March 22, 2015, Time of Death is unknown.
Frank Andrew Filippo, 43, from the Tampa, Florida, was an employee for Airline Reporting Corporation (ARC). Filippo was cruising on Royal Caribbean Cruise Line Liberty Of The Seas on Sunday March 22, 2015 when Fillippo went overboard as the Liberty Of The Sea was returning to Port Everglades, Florida. The cruise ship was about 20 miles off the coast of Marathon, Florida, in the Florida Keys, when Fillippo went overboard.
A friend on the cruise with Filippo, Rene Van Hout, from Land O Lakes, Florida says he didn’t jump overboard. Van Hout, says Filippo fell off the cruise on Sunday night and that he was her best friend since middle school.
Royal Caribbean says Liberty Of The Seas security camera shows the man climbing over the railing on deck 12 on the last night of the night cruise. Liberty Of The Seas was returning to Port Everglades from a four-night Caribbean cruise to Cozumel, Mexico.
The United States Coast Guard (USCG) ended the search for Filippo without results.