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Following is a Partial List of Women Killed by Legal Abortion

More names of women killed by legal abortion (PDF)

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FirstName MiddleName LastName State DateofDeath Age Race AbortionSite Abortionist Source
Diane
Adams PR 92-02-28 28
San Juan, PR Dr. Angel Acevedo Montalvo Virgin Islands Daily News, March 5, 1992
Eurice
Agbaaga NY 89-01-15 26 Black Y&P Medical Center, New York, NY Dr. Abram Zelikman New York Daily News, 1-16-89
Demetrice
Andrews GA 88




Mickey
Apodaca TX 84-04-11 28 Hispanic El Paso, TX Dr. Raymond Showery Des Moines Register, 5-5-84
Gloria
Aponte CT 86-04-29 20 Hispanic Stamford, CT Dr. Hanan Rotem Associated Press, 11-22-89
Barbara
Auerbach NJ 81




Jacqueline
Bailey CA 77-12-03 29 Black Pacific Glen Hospital, Glendale, CA Dr. Eboreime L.A. County Coroner's Report No. 77-14563
Myrta
Baptise FL 82-12-18 26
Women's Care Center, Miami, FL
Miami Herald, 1-5-83
Lisa
Bardsley AZ 95




Junette
Barnes TX 88




Deanna K. Bell IL 92-09-05 13 Black Family Planning Associates, Chicago, IL
Daily Herald, 9-7-92
Brenda
Benton IL 87-04-20 35 Black Biogenetics, Chicago, IL Dr. Dusan Zivkovic Cook County Circuit Court, Case No. 89L 2906
Rosario
Bermeo NY 83-06-14 30 Hispanic Prospect Hospital, New York, NY Dr. Joseph B. Shapse Bermeo v. Prospect Hospital, 162 A.D. 2d 235, 556 N.Y.S. 2d (1900)

556 N.Y.S. 2d 600 (1990)
Janet Lally Blaum LA 74-03-11 37 Caucasian New Orleans, LA Dr. Sidney Knight Jefferson Parish District Court, Case No. 168-162 filed in 1974
Cassandra
Bleavins CA 71-09-18 20 Black John Wesley Hospital, Los Angeles, CA
L.A. County Coroner's Report No. 71-10001
Diane
Boyd MO 81-10-23 19
Reproductive Health Services, St. Louis, MO Dr. Robert Crist St. Louis City Circuit Court, Case # 812-11077
Mary
Bradley AL 85




Dorothy
Brown IL 74-08-16 37 Black Friendship Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Chicago Sun-Times, 11-19-78
Dorothy
Bryant TX 86




Belinda
Byrd CA 87-01-27 37 Black Inglewood Hospital, Inglewood, CA Dr. Stephen Pine L.A. County Superior Court,Case # SWC 90298
Janeth
Caldwell AL 86




Marla Anne Cardamone PA 89-08-16 18 Caucasian Magee Women's Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA
Pittsburg Press, 9-26-91
Teresa
Causey GA 88-12-03 17 Black Medical Center of Macon, Macon, GA Joe W. McDaniel Macon Telegraph and Press, 12-5-88
Claudia
Caventou CA 86




Patricia
Chacon CA 84-03-03 16 Hispanic Family Planning Associates, Los Angeles, CA Dr. Edward Allred L.A. County Coroner's Report, No. 84-2948
Colleen
Chambers CA 91




Sandra Lynn Chmiel IL 75-06-03 35 Caucasian Biogenetics, Chicago, IL
Chicago Sun-Times, 11-19-78
Gwendolyn
Cliett PA 80




Margaret
Clodfelter VA 89




Pamela
Colson FL 94-06-26 30
Pensacola Women's Medical Services, Pensacola, FL
Pensacola News Journal 6-29-94
Geneva
Colton GA 79-07-18 21
Northside Family Planning Services, Atlanta, GA Dr. Larry Cohen National Right to Life, Sept/Oct 1979
Andrea
Corey VT 93




Liliana
Cortez CA 86-09-25 22 Hispanic Her Medical Clinic, Los Angeles, CA Dr. Leo Kenneally L.A. Herald Examiner, 2-22-88
Edith
Cote NY 91




Sheryl
Cottone IA 81




Twila
Coulter CA 72-11-15 21 Caucasian Bel Air Hospital, Los Angeles, CA
L.A. County Coroner's Report, No. 72-12165; American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 8-73
Carol
Cunningham NM 86




Betty
Damato CO 80-02-25 26
ABCD Clinic, Denver, CO Dr. James E. Franklin Denver Post, 5-22-81
Mary Ann Dancy NC 90-07-27 32
The Fleming Center, Raleigh, NC Dr. Clarence J. Washington Raleigh News and Observer, July 29, 1992
Angel
Dardie MI 82-08-03 22 Black Plymouth General Hospital, Detroit, MI Dr. Youl Choi Wayne County Circuit Court, Case No. 84-423794-NM
Sharon
Davis NM 83




Glenda
Davis TX 89-03-14

Aaron Planning Clinic, Houston, TX Dr. Robert Hanson Harris County District Court, Case No. 89-28771
Kathy
Davis OH 87




Margaret
Davis CA 72-07-15 33 Black Windsor Hospital, Los Angeles, CA Dr. Christopher Dotson L.A. County Coroner's Report, No. 72-7646
Barbaralee
Davis IL 77-06-14 18 Caucasian Hope Clinic for Women, Granite City, IL Dr. Hector Zevallos Chicago Tribune, 8-31-77
Marina
DeChapell FL 78-08-17 34
Miami, FL Dr. Eduardo F. Elias Miami Herald, 8-18-78
Arlin
dela Cruz PA 92




Synthia
Dennard IL 89-09-07 24 Black Biogenetics, Chicago, IL Dr. Inno Obasi Cook County Circuit Court, Case No. 89L-13692; Chicago Tribune, 5-3-90, 6-13-90
Alerte
Desanges NY 94




Barbara
Dillon NY 81




Laniece
Dorsey CA 86-02-06 17 Black Family Planning Associates, Cypress, CA Dr. Kenneth Wright Orange County Superior Court, Case No. 510415; Orange County Coroner's Report, No. 86-0682
Tamika
Dowdy NY 98




Gwendolyn
Drummer CA 72




Anjelica
Duarte NY 91-10-30 21 Hispanic Women's Place Clinic, Las Vegas, NV Dr. Larry Thompson Las Vegas Review Journal, 11-2-91
Evelyn
Dudley IL 73-03-16 38
Friendship Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Chicago Sun-Times, 11-19-78
Sherry
Emry IL 78-01-02 26 Caucasian Water Tower Reproductive Center, Chicago, IL Dr. Arnold Bickham Chicago Sun-Times, 11-19-78
Georgianna
English DC 80 32
Laurel Clinic, Washington, DC Dr. Milan Vuitch Washington Times, 4-19-84; Vital Signs, 6/85
Maureen
Espinoza TX 97




Gladyss Delanoche Estanislao MD 89-05-23 28 Hispanic Wisconsin Ave. Women's Health Care Center, Bethesda, MD Dr. Alan J. Ross Wanderer, 12-5-91
Erna
Fisher KS 88-03-10 18
Comprehensive Women's Health Care, Overland Park Dr. Dennis W. Miller Kansas City Star, 6-30-90
Bonnie
Fix CA 74




Sharon
Floyd IL 75-04-28 18 Black Associated Concern, Chicago, IL Dr. Samuel Edwards Chicago Sun-Times, 11-19-78; Cook County Death Certificate
Linda
Fondren IL 74-01-20 21 Black Pre-Birth Clinic, Chicago, IL Dr. Mohammad Pourtabib Chicago Sun-Times, 11-19-78
Christella
Forte MI 86-01-14 15 Black New Center Hospital, Detroit, MI
Bernadell Technical Bulletin, Vol. 1, No. 2, 11/89
Jent
Foster CA 71-09-15 18 Black Valley Doctors Hospital, Los Angeles, CA Dr. Richard Neal L.A. County Coroner's Report, No. 71-9846
Glenna Jean Fox NY 89-01 17 Caucasian Rochester, NY Dr. Morris Wortman Bernadell Technical Bulletin, Vol. 2, No. 2, 3/90
Josefina
Garcia CA 85-05-23 37 Asian Family Planning Associates, Long Beach, CA
L.A. County Superior Court, Case No. SOC 82220; Press-Telegramm, 4-25-86

Press-Telegram, 4-25-86
Jammie
Garcia TX 94




Marie
Gibson SC 80




Kathleen
Gilbert IL 85-05-02 29 Caucasian Women's Aid Clinic, Lincolnwood, IL Dr. David Turow Cook County Circuit Court, Case No. 85L 10455
Christina
Goesswein NY 90




Gaylene
Golden OK 85




Maria
Gomez CA 76-05-04 29 Hispanic Atlantic Family Clinic, Compton, CA Dr. John Blodgett L.A. County Coroner's Report, No. 76-5654
Rita
Goncalves RI 84




Shary
Graham TX 82




Doris
Grant CA 71-02-15 32 Black Doctors Hospital, Los Angeles, CA Dr. W. W. Williams L.A. County Coroner's Report, No. 71-1975
Debra M. Gray MD 89-07-15 34 Black Hillview Women's Medical Center, Suitland, MD

Suitland, MD
Dr. Gideon M. Kioko Washington Post, 8-13-90
Norma
Greene NC 81




Carolina
Gutierrez FL 96




Angela Masheal Hall AL 91-06-14 27 Black Birmingham, AL Dr. Thomas W. Tucker II University of Alabama Medical Center Autopsy Report No. 18266, Jefferson County Circuit Court, Case # CV9 300632
Sharon
Hamptlon CA 96




Arnetta
Hardaway GA 85




Tammy
Harris DE 97




Wilma
Harris DC 74-06-20 32
Laurel Clinic, Washington, DC Dr. Milan Vuitch U.S. Dist. of Columbia Court, Case No. 75-1156
Donna
Heim CA 86-08-13 20 Caucasian Her Medical Clinic, Los Angeles, CA Dr. Mahlon Cannon L.A. Herald-Examiner, 2-22-88
Sheila
Herbert LA 84-06-06 27
Delta Women's Clinic, Baton Rouge, LA
State Times & Morning Advocate, 7/86
Inez
Herron CA 83-11-03 26 Hispanic Bakersfield, CA Dr. William D. Stanley National Right to Life News, 10-23-86
Moris
Herron CA 83




Lou Anne Herron AZ 98




Rhonda
Hess LA 82




Betty
Hines CA 71-07-20 21 Black Doctors Hospital, Los Angeles, CA Dr. A. Mitchell L.A. County Coroner's Report, No. 71-7752
Shirley
Hollis AL 91




Denise
Holmes CA 70-12-21 24 Caucasian Avalon Memorial Hospital, Los Angeles, CA Dr. Edward Allred L.A. County Coroner's Report, No. 70-13367
Barbara
Hoppert CA 83




Mary
Ives CT 83




Karretu
Jabbie DC 89




Louchrisser
Jackson TX 77




Rosalyn
Joy TN 87




Sandra
Kaiser MO 84




Elise
Kalat MA 87




Patricia
King OK 87-05-04 24 Black State Wide Clinic, Tulsa, OK Dr. Dean H. Diment Tulsa Tribune, 7-13-87
Giselene
Lafontant NY 93




Barbara
Lerner FL 81




Susan
Levy CA 92




Cora Mae Lewis CA 83-12-03 23 Black Inglewood Hospital, Inglewood, CA
L.A. County Coroner's Report, No. 83-15079
Sara Franki Lint CA 70-08-12 22 Caucasian San Vincente Hospital, Los Angeles, CA
L.A. County Coroner's Report, No. 70-8468
Maria
Lira CA 74




Suzanne
Logan MD 92




Linda
Lovelace TN 80




Elva
Lozada CA 64




Debra Ann Lozinski NJ 85-06-21 17 Caucasian Medical Care Center, Woodbridge, NJ
Middlesex County Superior Court, Case No. L-054832-85
Dawn
Mack NY 91-08-03 21
Eastern Women's Center, New York, NY
New York Post, 8-5-91, 8-6-91, and 8-7-91
Michelle
Madden AL 86-11-22 18 Caucasian Family Planning Medical Center, Mobile, AL Dr. O. B. Evan Mobile Press Register, 6-16-91
Sharon
Margrave CA 70-05-21 25 Caucasian Pacific Hospital, Long Beach, CA
L.A. County Death Certificate
Gail
Mazo NY 78




Sophie
McCoy NY 90-09-26 17
Women's Medical Clinic, New York, NY Dr. Abu Hayat New York Times, 11-21-91 and 11-22-91
Rita
McDowell DC 75-03-08 16 Black Columbia Family Planning Clinic, Washington, DC Dr. Robert Sherman People Magazine, 7-21-82; New York Times, 10-6-82
Myria
McFadden DC 87




Evangeline
McKenna CA 74




Kathy
McKnight NC 93




Lynn
McNair NY 79 24
New York, NY Dr. Edward Rubin New York Supreme Court, Case No. 4492-81; Associated Press, 12-11-90

Associated Press, 12-11-90
Dawn
Mendoza NY 88-06-29 28 Hispanic Women's Medical Pavilion, Dobbs Ferry, NY Dr. Rubin Wanderer, 6-29-88; New York Post, 7-4-89
Yvonne
Mesteth SD 85




Natalie
Meyers CA 72-10-27 16 Caucasian San Vincente Hospital, Los Angeles, CA
L.A. County Coroner's Report, No. 72-11445
Sandra
Milton OH 90-04-27 28 Caucasian Toledo Medical Services, Toledo, OH Dr. Carl Armstrong State of Ohio Death Certificate
Mitsue Oshiro Mohar CA 75-09-10 31 Asian Pacoima Lutheran Hospital, Los Angeles, CA Dr. Baca L.A. County Coroner's Report 75L-10935
Ruth
Montero FL 79-08-07 23
Women's Care Center, Miami, FL
Miami Herald, 1-5-83
Denise
Montoya TX 88-05-29 15 Hispanic Women's Pavilion, Houston, TX Dr. Douglas Karpen Harris County Court, Case No. 89-16747
Betty
Moon OH 78




Sylvia
Moore IL 86-12-31 18 Black Friendship Medical Center, Chicago, IL Dr. Arnold Bickham Cook County County Circuit Court, Case No. 87L-15971
Beverly Ann Moore TN 75-07-11 15
Chattanooga Women's Clinic, Chattanooga, TN Tucky Hayes Chattanooga Times, 1-31-76
Christine
Mora CA 94




Maura
Morales FL 81-05-08 25 Hispanic Women's Care Center, Miami, FL
Miami Herald, 1-5-83
Kelly
Morse PA 96




Katherine
Morse CA 72-09-03 20 Caucasian Bel Air Hospital, Los Angeles, CA Dr. John DuPont L.A. County Coroner's Report, No. 72-9587
Loretta
Morton OR 84




Kathy
Murphy CA 73-09-08 17 Black Inglewood Hospital, Inglewood, CA Dr. John DuPont L.A. County Coroner's Report, No. 73-14675
Dorothy
Muzorewa IL 74-08-23 25 Black Women's Aid Clinic, Lincolnwood, IL Dr. David Turow Cook County Coroner's verdict; Chicago Sun-Times, 11-19-78
Guadalupe
Negron NY 93-07-09 33
Metro Women's Center, Corona, NY Dr. Elyas Bonrouhi a.k.a. David Benjamin New York Newsday, 7-18-93
Germaine
Newman NJ 84




Sara
Niebel GA 94




Maria
Ortega NY 70




Joyce
Ortenzio CA 88-06-08 32 Caucasian Family Planning Associates, Los Angeles, CA Dr. Ruben Marmet L.A. County Superior Court, Case No. WEC139590
Linda
Padfield SD 73-06-18 28
Rapid City, SD Dr. Benjamin Munson Minneapolis Tribune, 10-21-77
Mary Ann Page OH 77




Mary
Paredez CA 77




Shirley
Payne FL 83-01-04 33
Women's Care Center, Miami, FL
Miami Herald, 1-5-83
Mary
Pena CA 84-12-16 43 Hispanic Family Planning Associates, Los Angeles, CA Dr. Edward Allred L.A. County Coroner's Report, No. 84-16016
DaNette A. Perguson AZ 92-02-11 19 Caucasian Abortion Services of Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ Dr. Robert Tamis Arizona Republic, 4-20-92
Erika
Peterson CA 61




Catherine
Pierce TN 89-10-10 27
Atlanta Surgi-Center, Atlanta, GA Dr. Daniel McBrayer Atlanta Journal/Constitution, 1-5-90
Katrina
Poole FL 88




Yvette
Poteat SC 85




Vanessa
Preston TX 80




Dawndalea
Ravenell NY 85-02-11 13 Black Eastern Women's Center, New York, NY Dr. Allen Kline New York Post, 12-11-90
Jacqueline
Reynolds GA 86




Angela
Reynolds NJ 88




Erica Kae Richardson MD 89-03-02 16 Black Laurel, MD Dr. Gene Crawford Prince George's (MD) Journal, 5-30-90
Magdalena
Rodriguez CA 94




Rosael
Rodriguez PR during or before 86 21
San Juan, PR Dr. Angel Acevedo Montalvo Virgin Islands Daily News, March 5, 1992
Jane
Roe
78-01 30 Caucasian Tenessee
American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 7/79
Jane
Roe
early 70s 21
Massachusetts
New England Journal of Medicine, 4-1-76
Jane
Roe IL 75

Champaign, IL
Chicago Sun-Times, 11-19-78
Jane
Roe NJ Mid-1980s 14
Newark, NJ Dr. E. Wyman Garrett Newark Star Ledger, 2-1-87
Jane
Roe IL 75

Springfield, IL
Chicago Sun-Times, 11-19-78
Jane
Roe
86-03 30
U of Medicine & Dentistry of NJ, Newark, NJ Dr. E. Wyman Garrett Newark Star Ledger, 2-1-87
Jane
Roe (Patient E)
83-12-03

New York, NY Dr. Andre Nehorayoff New York State Office of Professional Discipline, Commissioner's Order, No. 12342
Jane
Roe (Patient F)
79-12-15 19
New York, NY Dr. Andre Nehorayoff New York State Office of Professional Discipline, Commissioner's Order, No. 12342
Jane
Roe: a.k.a. k.B. NY 88-08-01 19
Center for Reproductive & Sexual Health (Crash)
Associated Press, 9-30-88; All About Issues, 1/90
Julia
Rogers IL 73-03-28 20
Friendship Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Chicago Sun-Times, 11-19-78
Rhonda
Rollinson PA 92




Allegra
Rosebery GA 88




Sharonda
Rowe DC 81




Stayce Lea Ruckman MO 88-02-20 23
Springfield Central Health Center,Springfield, MO Dr. Scott Barrett Green County Circuit Court, Case No. CV188-675CC2
Rhonda
Ruggiero OH 82




LaSandra
Russ CA 71




Stella
Saenz CA 68




Angela
Sanchez CA 93




Angela
Satterfield OK 90-10-15 23 Caucasian State Wide Clinic, Tulsa, OK Dr. Dean H. Diment State of Oklahoma Medical Examiner's Report #901-0672
Carole
Schaner NY 71




Angela
Scott GA 79 19
Atlanta Women's Pavilion, Atlanta, GA
Georgia Right to Life News, 7/79
Jan
Simmons CA 78




Gloria
Small FL 78-03-07 34
Orlando Birthing Center, Orlando, FL Dr. Ronald Tauber Orlando Sentinal Star, 4-20-78
Diane
Smith IL 76-09-11 23 Black Chicago, IL
Chicago Sun-Times, 11-19-78; Cook County Death Certificate
Deloris
Smith GA 79




Margaret
Smith NY 71-06-16 25
Buffalo, NY Dr. Jesse Ketchum U.S. District Court Ruling Ketchum v. Ward (No. IU-75-79, 422 F. Supp 934, 1976)
Laura
Sorrels CA 88-09-06 30 Caucasian L.A. County, CA
L.A. County Coroner's Report (No. 88-07800)
Maria
Soto CA 85-09-09 32 Hispanic Her Medical Clinic, Los Angeles, CA
L.A. County Coroner's Report (No. 85-11579)
Kathryn
Strong CA 72




Jennifer
Suddeth CA 82-06-30 17 Caucasian Tri-Med Family Planning, Bellflower, CA Dr. Frank Robinson L.A. County Coroner's Report (No. 82-8251)
Tami
Suematsu CA 88-09-19 19 Asian Family Planning Associates, Riverside, CA Dr. Vern Wagner Riverside County Death Certificate, Riverside County Autopsy Memo No. 64442
Yvonne
Tanner CA 84-08-14 22 Black Inglewood Hospital, Inglewood, CA Dr. Stephen Pine L.A. County Superior Court (Case No. C-55-5261)
Mary
Tennyson GA 82




Michelle
Thames CA 87-09-19 18 Black Her Medical Clinic, Los Angeles, CA
L.A. Herald Examiner, 2-22-88
Ingrid
Thomas MI 91-08-01 28 Black Botsford General Hospital, Farmington, MI Dr. Kanu Virani Michigan Department of Health Death Certificate, No. 0548962
Magnolia Reed Thomas IL 86-02-19 36 Black Hedd Surgi-Center, Chicago, IL Dr. Rudolph Morange Cook County Circuit Court # 86-L-18707
Manuela
Torres CA 88




Elizabeth
Tsuji CA 78-02-02 21 Asian Los Angeles, CA Dr. Jurewitz L.A. County Death Certificate
Cheryl
Tubbs CA 75-08-08 29 Caucasian Pacific Glen Hospital, Glendale, CA Dr. Mitchell L.A. County Coroner's Report (No. 75-9493)
Maureen Lynn Tyke FL 83-05-31 21
Aware Women's Clinic, Melbourne, FL Bayard Britton Florida Today, June 2, 1983
Cycloria
Vangates FL 76




Latachia
Veal TX 91-11-02 17
West Loop Clinic, Houston, TX Dr. Robert Crist Houston Post, 11-7-91 and 11-12-91; Kansas City Star, 11-6-91
Cheryl
Vosseler CA 69




Gail Ann Vroman IN 79-07-18 20
Fort Wayne Women's Health Organization, Fort Wayne Dr. Taksin Ratharathorn Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette, 7-20-79
Pamela
Wainwright GA 87




Lynette
Wallace CA 75-09-27 22 Black Inglewood Hospital, Inglewood, CA
L.A. County Coroner's Report, No. 75-11665
Debra
Walton AL 89




Diane
Watson IL 87-08-29 27 Black Hedd Surgi-Center, Chicago, IL Dr. Rudolph Morange Cook County Circuit Court, Case No. 87L24404
Ingar
Weber LA 90




Robin
Wells OH 81-08-02 27 Black Akron Center for Reproductive Health, Akron, OH Dr. Gaujean Summit County Common Pleas Court, Case No. CV82-4-1036
Sandra
Williams PA 84




Adrienne
Williams PA 86




Nichole
Williams MO 97




Shirley
Williams GA 80




Ellen
Williams FL 85-03-05 38 Black Dadeland Family Planning Center, Miami, FL Dr. Chatoor Singh Dade County Circuit Court, Case No. 85-14112
Tanya
Williamson NY 96




Carole
Wingo MI 74-07-22 22 Black Mercy General Hospital, Detroit, MI
Wanderer, 9-12-74
Virginia
Wolfe TX 98




Darlene
Wood PA 82




Gail
Wright NJ 86




Betty Jane Zellers Damato CO 80-02-25 26
ABCD Clinic, Denver, CO Dr. James E. Franklin Denver Post, 5-22-81
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