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In memory of those who "died suddenly" in France, Germany, Austria, Romania, Poland, Spain and the Czech Republic, June 7-June 13
A guitarist in Germany, a jazz drummer in Austria, a French firefighter, a Romanian boxer, a Czech politician, and, in Spain, two journalists at the same TV news outlet "died suddenly" on the same day
SsangYong GB executive chairman Jim Tyrrell, 62, has died
June 11, 2022
SsangYong GB executive chairman Jim Tyrrell has died suddenly at his home in France. The Former Mitsubishi Motors managing director was 62. He died on Saturday from a suspected heart attack, according to reports.
Tyrrell was a much loved member of the motor industry who had previously held positions at Ford Motor Company, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Ssangyong and its parent company Bassadone Automotive Group. He leaves behind a partner and two daughters.
Nick Laird, who knew Tyrrell for 30 years and worked alongside him at Ford and most recently at Ssangyong GB said his death was ‘deeply sad’.
‘He was an incredible confidante and mentor to me,’ Laird told Car Dealer. ‘He had an intimate grasp of the automotive industry and it was ingrained in his DNA. When I talked to people today about Jim there was real emotion about the support he gave them over the years.’
Laird said Tyrrell’s career was illustrious and his ‘untimely and unexpected death’ was a huge shock. ‘It was very unexpected,’ he added. ‘Jim was an incredibly fit man who worked out. He will be sorely missed. He was a great, great guy.’
A firefighter dies suddenly during a marathon in Caen
June 6, 2022 at 12:32
Sunday June 5, 2022, a professional firefighter, originally from Finistère, died suddenly during the Liberty marathon, in Caen in Normandy.
It had not taken place for three years. In Caen, the Liberty marathon could again be run this Sunday, June 5, 2022 on the sidelines of the celebrations for the anniversary of the landing of June 6, 1944. But the party turned tragic.
Around 12:30 p.m., a runner collapsed 2 km from the finish, victim of a heart attack. The rescuers on duty were able to take care of him very quickly but were unable to resuscitate him. So much so that the runner was rushed to Caen University Hospital, details the local newspaper Liberté. This Monday, June 6, the prefecture of Calvados and the organizers of the marathon confirmed the death of the "runner".
According to the newspaper Le Télégramme , the victim is a 41-year-old professional firefighter from the Landerneau fire and rescue center in Finistère. He was, however, a seasoned athlete, accustomed to running. "Everyone is affected by this tragedy", testifies a member of the organizing committee of the race, to our colleagues.
German guitarist, oud player Roman Bunka, known for collaboration with Mohamed Mounir dies at 71
June 12, 2022
German composer, guitarist and oud player, known to Arab audiences for his close collaboration with Mohamed Mounir and numerous other Arab musicians, passed away Sunday at age 71 due to liver cancer.
Bunka was born 2 December 1951 in Frankfurt, Germany, and throughout his career he had established himself as a pioneering experimental rock-jazz and world music performer in his home country.
Viennese jazz drummer Wolfgang Reisinger dead
June 9, 2022
The renowned Viennese jazz drummer Wolfgang Reisinger died on Wednesday at the age of 66 as a result of an aneurysm in a Viennese hospital.
Born in Vienna on July 16, 1955, the musician was part of the Vienna Art Orchestra, which had been active since 1977, until 1989. Reisinger himself founded the group Part of Art in 1981, which also included jazz saxophonist Wolfgang Puschnig, who himself was a co-founder of the Art Orchestra.
Czech politician Stan-Vizeparteichef Michalik dies at age 59 years
June 13, 2022
Google Czech translation
At the age of 59, on Sunday, Věslav Michalik, the deputy chairman of the Pürgermeister party Stan and Pürgermeister of Dolní Břežany, is responsible. This part of the state-owned Vít Rakušan on Twitter on Sunday.
To the list of servers Neovlivní.cz star Michalik plentiful in a hike in the mountains.
Costica Dafinoiu, legend of Romanian boxing and medalist at the 1976 Montreal Olympics, died
June 8, 2022
Costică Dafinoiu passed away at the age of 68, and the last years he dedicated all his sports to the CSM Brăila club, where he taught young people and children the secrets of boxing.
Costică Dafinoiu was born on February 6, 1954 in the commune of Viziru in Brăila, and at the Olympic Games in Montreal, in 1976, he won the bronze medal.
The faithful from Siedlce will say goodbye to their vicar. Fr. Wacław Paterak was 54
June 11, 2022
The inhabitants of Siedlce are shocked by the premature death of their vicar, Fr. Wacław Paterak, who worked in their parish for only ten months. The priest, passing on Wednesday, suddenly lost consciousness and his heart stopped beating. Unfortunately, despite the resuscitation, his life could not be saved. He was only 54 years old.
Fr. Wacław Paterak was born on July 20, 1967 in Mielec. He came from the parish of Our Lady of Perpetual Help. In 1988, he graduated from the mechanical technical school and passed the matriculation examination. In the same year he entered the Theological Seminary in Tarnów. After completing six years of philosophical and theological studies and seminary formation, on May 28, 1994, the bishop of Tarnów, Józef Życiński, ordained him a priest.
Fr. Wacław Paterak died on June 8. Passing through Koniuszowa (Korzenna commune), he suddenly lost consciousness and his heart stopped beating. The car he was traveling in turned off the road and stopped in a ditch. By the decision of the prosecutor, the body of the priest was reserved for autopsy. However, it was initially ruled out that the traffic incident contributed to his death.
Two journalists at the same outlet, Antena 3 News, “died suddenly” on the same day:
Journalist Miryam Romero, pioneer presenter in Antena 3 news, dies
June 13, 2022
The journalist Miryam Romero, a pioneer presenter in the news on Antena 3, has died this Sunday at the age of 59, according to what the television network reported on tonight's news.
The presenter from Jaen presented for years the news of the chain together with Roberto Arce, Pedro Piqueras or Luis Herrero.
Inmaculada Salvador, who started with programs such as A Fondo and Alerta 112 on Antena 3 from where she developed her professional career as a producer, has died suddenly. Her death, like that of the journalist, editor and news presenter of the Atresmedia chain, Miryam Romero, has plunged the group that considered both of them "two great professionals" into deep consternation.
Romero was 59. No cause of death reported.
Inmaculada Salvador, producer of Antena 3, dies suddenly
June 13, 2022
Inmaculada Salvador, who started with programs such as A Fondo and Alerta 112 on Antena 3 from where she developed her professional career as a producer, has passed away suddenly. Her death, like that of the journalist, editor and news presenter of the Atresmedia chain, Miryam Romero, has plunged the group that considered both of them "two great professionals" into deep consternation.
Businessman and teacher Raju Shivdasani dies
June 12, 2022
Ceuta businessman and professor Raju Shivdasani has died suddenly this Sunday. The teacher has died in the town of Estepona (Málaga), where he had traveled to pick up a relative. His death has caused a deep commotion, both because of the youth of the deceased - he was not even 50 years old - and because of his career.
Professor and businessman Raju Shivdasani has died suddenly this Sunday. The obituary has been produced in Estepona (Málaga), where he had traveled to pick up a relative. In the Costa del Sol town, he had a heart attack -according to some of his relatives they have told Ceuta Television-, which unfortunately turned out to be fatal.
A 64-year-old resident of Pontevedra dies who was sunbathing on Lourido beach
June 11, 2022
The woman was with a friend in the sand and collapsed, possibly due to cardiovascular arrest. In addition, also in Poio, a musician fainted from the heat
Related or not to the high temperatures reached this Saturday in the Rías Baixas (the thermometer touched thirty degrees), the day has been tinged with mourning in Poio. There, on the largest beach in the municipality, in Lourido, a 64-year-old woman from Pontevedra has died on the sand.
As explained by the Poio Local Police, who went to the scene, the woman had gone to the beach with a friend of hers. Around 3:40 p.m., when she was sunbathing, she collapsed on the sand. And, although two health workers who were in the area tried to revive her, her situation was already irreversible. She called 112 and even Lourido got to a helicopter, but nothing could be done to save her life. Around 4:05 p.m., her death was confirmed. An hour later, they waited in the sandbank for the forensic doctor's arrival to remove her body. It is believed that she may have suffered a cardiovascular arrest.
The death occurred in the area near the largest parking lot in Lourido, at a time when the sandbank was quite crowded.
A 28-year-old man is found dead inside a vehicle in El Palmar
June 9, 2022
The discovery occurred in the middle of the afternoon on Thursday on Avenida de la Paz and no hypothesis is ruled out
Agents of the Local Police of Murcia have requested the presence of the health workers to attend to a man who had been found unconscious inside a car parked on Avenida de La Paz, in the Murcian district of El Palmar.
When they have arrived at the place of the discovery, the health personnel have only been able to certify the death of the occupant of the tourism, a 28-year-old young man. National Police has taken charge of the investigation.