Rita King

Photo of an elderly woman with white hair and pale skin, wearing a sweater and blouse.Name: Rita King.
Died: December 28, 2015.
Age at death: 81.
Cause of death: Gunshot.
Location: Walton-on-the-Naze, England, UK.
Disability: Dementia.

Rita’s husband went to the retirement home where she was staying and shot her dead.

Case status:
Ron King (Husband), pleaded guilty to manslaughter by diminished responsibility; sentenced to 6 years in a psychiatric hospital.

PENSIONER Ron King, 86, appears at Magistrates’ Court after he’s charged with murder of tragic dementia sufferer Rita
Low-key funeral for pensioner shot dead in care home
Ronald King admits manslaughter by diminished responsibility after shooting his wife at De La Mer House care home in Walton last year