(L.A.) Ruby Gentile, 44, Died in a Hospital

Case Number: 2022-13247

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 44-year-old Caucasian female that occurred in a hospital.

The coroner’s office has identified the woman as Ruby Gentile.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death A: Multi-Organ Failure

Cause of Death B: Sepsis of Unknown Origin

Other Significant Condition: History of Drug Use

RIP RUBY GENTILE (April 25, 1978 – December 18, 2022)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Sunday at 8:45 p.m.

This was classified by the medical examiner as an accidental drug overdose.

Infections are among the most serious complications of drug use. Common problems associated with drug use include skin and soft-tissue infections, septic arthritis, osteomyelitis, and endovascular infections.