Pamela Kruspe

Photo of Pamela Kruspe, an older woman with fair skin and brown hair. She is wearing glasses and a striped shirt; she is smiling at the camera.Name: Pamela Kruspe.
Died: March 27, 2017.
Age at death: 61.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Boynton Beach, Florida, USA.
Disability: Dementia, mental illness.

Details:
Pamela’s husband went to the assisted living center where she lived and shot her in the chest, killing her.

Pamela was the mother of three children. She was a marathon runner who also enjoyed cycling, and did volunteer work at a museum.

Perpetrator: Stephen Kruspe (Husband), charged with first-degree murder.

Source:
She was ‘beyond help:’ Man speaks after he allegedly mercy killed his wife
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Fla. husband says he killed wife because she wanted to die
Florida Murder Suspect Claims Wife Asked Him to Kill Her — to Spare Her from Dementia
Stephen Kruspe: I killed my wife suffering from dementia cause she wanted to die
Husband Watched His Wife Disappear from Dementia Until She Spoke Six Words That Made Him Grab a Gun

Henry Wilson

No PhotoName: Henry Wilson.
Died: September 3, 2016.
Age at death: 70.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Ayr, Scotland, UK.
Disability: Chronic heart disease.

Details:
When Henry expressed a desire to die, his wife left out a dose of her medication for him and left the house. When she returned he was not dead, so she took a pillow and smothered him.

Perpetrator: Susanne Wilson (Wife), pleaded guilty to culpable homicide.

Source:
74-year-old woman charged with murdering her husband, 71, at their home in Ayr
Wife killed sick husband with cushion after sex allegations

Charlene Norris

Photo of Charlene Norris. She is a middle-aged woman with short permed blond hair and fair skin, wearing a black and white track suit.Name: Charlene Norris.
Died: June 8, 2016.
Age at death: 79.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina, USA.
Disability: Dementia, rectal cancer, chronic pain due to hip replacement.

Details:
Charlene was shot by her husband.

She was a retired special education teacher.

Perpetrator: Jim Norris (Husband), charged with murder.

Source: Two suicide notes, one body. Now an elderly Charlotte man is charged with murder.
They had a suicide pact, he said. But he wasn’t ready to die. He murdered her, prosecutors say

Cindy Enger

Photo of Cindy Enger. She is a woman with pale skin and brown hair, wearing large glasses and a red sweater.Name: Cindy Enger.
Died: January 24, 2016.
Age at death: 51.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Disability: Depression, mother of autistic child.

Details:
Cindy’s ex-boyfriend shot her to death. He claims he did it at her request because she was depressed, and that there was a video of her saying that she had wanted to commit suicide; but police are still looking for that video.

Perpetrator: Joseph D’Arcy Schluter (Ex-boyfriend, friend), charged with first-degree murder.

Source:
Murder accused says he helped ‘depressed’ ex-girlfriend die to fulfil her videotaped wish
Ex-husband relieved after murder charge laid in death of Cindy Enger
Carstairs man charged with murder of Cindy Enger
Carstairs man charged with murder of Calgary mother Cindy Enger
Cindy Enger – Sunday, January 24th, 2016
Man accused in Cranston homicide tells police victim wanted him to kill her

Susan Winters

Photo of Susan Winters. She is a woman with pale skin and curly strawberry-blonde hair.Name: Susan Winters.
Died: January 3, 2015.
Age at death: 48.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Boulder City, Nevada, USA.
Disability: Depression.

Details:
Susan’s death from poisoning with painkillers and antifreeze was initially thought to be a suicide. But her husband–a psychiatrist–was charged with poisoning her and trying to stage a suicide.

Perpetrator: Gregory Dennis (Husband), charged with murder.

Source:
Murder or suicide? Unsealed documents reveal new evidence in doctor’s wife death
Did a Boulder City psychologist murder his wife, or was it a suicide?
Susan Winters case: coroner changes cause from suicide to undetermined