Accidental Deaths

Captain Paris Katsoufis Notable Cruise Industry Death

November 27, 2017

On Monday, November 27, 2017, Captain Paris Katsoufis, 77,  who led Dolphin Cruise Line, Majesty Cruise Line and Cunard Line as president before going on to found his own ship management company, died in Miami, […]

Accidental Deaths

Robin Fair Passenger Cruise Ship Death Grand Celebration

March 4, 2017

Robin Fair, Cruise Ship Passenger Death, Freeport, Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line Grand Celebration March 6, 2017, Time of Death Unknown. Robin Fair, 53, from Troy, Ohio, was sailing aboard Paradise Cruise line’s cruise ship Grand Celebration with […]

Accidental Deaths

David Svyatetskiy Passenger Cruise Ship Death Norwegian Escape

January 9, 2017

David Svyatetskiy, 22, Cruise Passenger Overboard, Norwegian Cruise Lines’ Norwegian Escape January 9, 2017, Time of Death 4:15. David Svyatetskiy, 22, a Russian-American cruise ship passenger who lived in Castle Rock, Colorado, was traveling with […]

Accidental Deaths

Imelda Bechstein Passenger Cruise Ship Death Tirrenia Sharden

October 30, 2016

Imelda Bechstein, Accidental Cruise Passenger Death, Body Found in Tirrenia Ferries Sharden Ventilation Shaft October 30, 2016, Time of Death Unknown. German citizen Imelda Bechstein, 74 and her husband German Ernst Bechstein, 74 were sailing aboard Tirrenia […]

Accidental Deaths

Ben Buenaventura Crew Cruise Ship Death Norwegian Breakaway

August 20, 2016

Ben Buenaventura, Cruise Ship Crew Death, After Lifeboat Drill Accident Aboard Norwegian Breakaway, Time of Death Unknown. Ben Buenaventura, from Malolos, Bulacan, Philippines, was a cruise ship waiter for Norwegian Cruise Line for ten years. […]

Accidental Deaths

Jose Sandoval Opazo Crew Cruise Ship Death Carnival Ecstasy

December 27, 2015

Jose Sandoval Opazo, 66 – Crew Elevator Death, Carnival Ecstasy Crew, December 27, 2015 Chief electrician Jose Sandoval Opazo, 66, was doing routine maintenance atop an elevator stopped on the sixth floor of the Carnival Ecstasy […]