Cruise Ship Deaths

Texas Former Mayor Dies Aboard Cruise Ship

September 12, 2015 Janet Cole

Multi-term  Texas Mayor Ben Bythewood, 49, appeared on American Idol in 2013,  dies aboard Carnival Magic. Ben Bythewood, 49, was sailing on a cruise with his wife Amy on Monday, June 1, 2015 aboard Carnival Cruise Line’s […]

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Teacher Of The Year Dies On Cruise

September 12, 2015 Janet Cole

Darryl Butler, 34,  teacher of the year, dies on #cruise ship Navigator Of The Seas in Honduras. Darryl Butler, 34, from the Dallas, Texas area was on a cruise aboard Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines Navigator Of The […]

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Christina Ricci Carnival Victory Bahamas Death

September 11, 2015 Janet Cole

Update:  Christina Ricci, 24, fell, hit her head during a fall aboard Carnival Victory on the first night of a Bahamas #cruise. She died while in a coma and there have been touching online memorial tributes by boyfriend […]

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Constance Kovach Cruise Honeymoon Death

June 22, 2015 Janet Cole

Cruise Ship Deaths: #Cruise ship  honeymoon death submitted to us, latest of our many  online cruise industry memorials. Constance Peek (Connie) Kovach, 69, from Warner Robins, Georgia, was on her honeymoon cruise in Alaska, when she had a cardiac event […]

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Two Cruise Ship Passengers Drown

May 19, 2015 Janet Cole

Sunday,  a cruise ship passenger girl, age 10, drowns in cruise ship pool and elderly female passenger drowns on river cruise. On May 17, 2015, Colleen Blair, from Brooklyn, New York, was sailing aboard Norwegian Cruise Line’s […]

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Sapphire Princess Lose Two In Hawaii

May 9, 2015 Janet Cole

Sylvia Clark and Alvin Letken passed away in Hawaii 8 years ago today, creating rumors and conjecture. On May 9, 2007, Sylvia Clark, a US citizen sailing aboard Princess Cruises’ Sapphire Princess passed away from natural […]

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Fantastic Voyage Musician Johnny Kemp

April 28, 2015 Janet Cole

#Cruise Ship Deaths:  R&B Musician Johnny Kemp dead at Carnival Breeze port call Montego Bay, Jamaica. Musician Johnny Kemp, 55, from New York was booked aboard the Carnival Cruise Line Carnival Breeze as a performer for Reach […]

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Transatlantic Cruise Ship Passenger Died

April 27, 2015 Janet Cole

Cruise Ship Deaths:  Cruise ship passenger Howard Eisenberg, passed away during #cruise to Europe. April 15, 2015 – Howard Eisenberg, 74, from Aventura Florida, previously from Cherry Hill, New Jersey, passed away due to pre-existing complications from […]

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Dukes Of Hazzard Actor Dead

April 6, 2015 Janet Cole

Cruise Ship Deaths: Actor James Best, 88, dead  – James Best known for his role as Sheriff Rosco P Coltrane on the television show Dukes Of Hazzard. Best was on the show from 1979 to […]

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Hyman Silver – 4 Years Ago Today

April 6, 2015 Janet Cole

Hyman Silver, 79, was aboard Crystal Symphony on May 6, 2011, when he was found unresponsive in his cabin. May 6, 2011 at approximately 0745 local time cruise ship medical team was alerted. The Medical Team […]

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Tourists Killed In Tunisia Terrorist Attack

March 18, 2015 Janet Cole

Terrorist attack on tourists at Tunisia museum kill 17 tourists.  MSC Splendida and Costa Fascinosa #cruise ship passengers in port during attack. In what is now the worst massacre of cruise ship passengers in history, 50 or more cruise ship passengers are […]

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Cruise Industry News Updates

March 15, 2015 Janet Cole

#Cruise Ship Deaths – Darla Mellinger Banner,  Cruise Ship Missing – Dominic William O’Carroll  and Cruise Bruise:  Heather Mack Suitcase Murder Trial Please follow and like us:

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Fourth Cruise Ship Hanging

February 22, 2015 Janet Cole

Young father found hanging by the neck in the family #cruise cabin by wife and son on Father’s Day cruise, yet another holiday voyage marred by grief. John LaDuke, 45, was sailing aboard Carnival Cruise Line’s Carnival Freedom with […]

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Crew Member Passing No Mystery

January 26, 2015 Janet Cole

Carnival Splendor crew member  Wayan Barsiana, 21, from Bali passing aboard #cruise ship no great mystery, as the internet community speculated. Wayan Barsiana, 21, from Bali was a crew member aboard Carnival Cruise Lines’ Carnival Splendor when […]

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Winter Break – Drink In Moderation

January 23, 2015 Janet Cole

Two years ago today,  teen 18, from New York died of alcohol poisoning on Bahamas #cruise. Talk to those you love about binge drinking. In the wee hours of the morning on Tuesday, February 26, 2013, […]

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Nova Star Cruises Crewmember Expired

October 14, 2014 Janet Cole

Nova Star Cruise male crew member, 52, died aboard the Portland, Maine-Nova Scotia, Canada ROPAX cruise ferry ship. Mark Amundsen, president and CEO of Nova Star Cruises, said in a written statement that he would not disclose […]

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Cruise Ship Chef Murders Cooks Wife

October 6, 2014 Janet Cole

Cruise Ship Deaths: Cruise ship chef  Marcus Peter Volke murders, cooks, fellow cruise ship chef, transgender, shemale escort wife Mayang Prasetto. Mayang Prasetyo, 27, from Lampung, Indonesia, a transgender woman born as a man, worked on a cruise ship when […]

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Kendall Wernet Killed After Climbing Cruise Ship Mast

August 30, 2014 Janet Cole

Cruise Ship Deaths: #Cruise ship passenger  dead after climbing mast of Carnival Ecstasy with friends is Kendall Wernet, 20, from Ashville NC. Kendall Wernet, 20, a Clemson University student from Asheville, North Carolina, was cruising on Carnival […]