Name: Avis “Mary” Addison.
Died: February 22, 2017.
Age at death: 88.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: St. Merryn, England, UK.
Avis, called Mary, was beaten and strangled by her husband. As her dementia worsened, he had refused help in caring for her and instead neglected and abused her.
Mary was a churchgoer who attended her village’s coffee mornings.
Perpetrator: Douglas Addison (Husband), charged with murder, ruled insane; hospitalized indefinitely.
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