Denise Annette “Niecy” <I>Tyson</I> Anderson

Denise Annette “Niecy” Tyson Anderson

Bedford-Stuyvesant, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Death 21 Feb 1990 (aged 25)
Queens, Queens County, New York, USA
Burial Linden, Union County, New Jersey, USA
Plot 44A-341
Memorial ID 137356548 · View Source
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Sister of heavyweight world champion boxer Mike Tyson.

"The 24-year-old sister of Mike Tyson died yesterday in Queens, apparently of a heart attack, the police said.

Denise Anderson, Tyson's older sister, was found unconscious by her husband at 8:40 A.M. in their home in St. Albans, a police spokesman said. Reports indicated that Anderson suffered from diabetes, asthma, weighed 423 pounds and likely died of cardiac arrest, the spokesman said." (By The Associated Press, Published: February 22, 1990)

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