SUMMARY: Edith Cote, age 38, died December 14, 1991 after an abortion performed in Syosset, NY.

Edith C. Cote, born March 12, 1953, was 38 years old when she submitted to a safe and legal abortion in New York.

On December 14, 1991, she was unresponsive and was taken to the emergency room at Syosset Hospital.

Hospital staff were unable to save Edith's life. Her cause of death was listed on her death certificate as pulmonary amniotic embolism after an induced abortion.


Sources: New York State Certificate of Death Register # 1840; District 2952; Life Dynamics "Blackmun Wall"