Felix Verstraten The Yuma Daily Sun 19 June 1962 page 14
. "Gay Titan Silo Woricer Plunges to Death ' TUCSON -(UPI)--Funeral serv- ces were being i' arranged today for Feiix Verstraten', '56, Titan missile worker who plunyed: 140 feet to his death at a silo onT site' 10 near Three Points Sunday. Sheriff's deputies said Verstra- ten was working at ground level near the top platform of the under- Tound silo place sections around the perimeter. of the giant cylinder. cylinder. As Â· Verstraten bent over, a tightening device on a nearby hoist broke and the whip-lasTi effect of the chain knocked him under a guard rail and sent him to his death at the bottom of the silo.