Name: Albert W. Weaver Sr.
Died: November 22, 2016.
Age at death: 84.
Cause of death: Neglect.
Location: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA.
Disability: Alzheimer’s disease.
Albert was neglected by his family while they emptied his bank accounts and cashed his pension checks. He was taken to the hospital with a combination of malnutrition, septic shock, untended bedsores, and multiple infections, and survived for twelve days before dying from the effects of neglect.
Perpetrator: Albert W. Weaver Jr. (Son), Virginia Weaver (Daughter-in-law), Amanda Weaver (Granddaughter), and Anthony James Dorney (Granddaughter’s boyfriend), all charged with neglect of a care-dependent person and reckless endangerment.
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