Name: Ruby Wilson.
Died: November 29, 2017.
Age at death: 94.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Buckhurst Hill, Essex, England, UK.
Disability: Elder nursing home resident.
Ruby’s grandson went to the care home where she and her husband lived; he stabbed her in the neck, killing her.
She was a great-great-grandmother who had just celebrated her 70th wedding anniversary with her husband. Her family remembers her “creativity and love for crocheting, dressmaking and bingo” and says she “always had a song to sing for every occasion”.
Perpetrator: Antony Jennings (Grandson), charged with murder; admitted to manslaughter on grounds of diminished responsibility.
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