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Lynne Spalding is pictured in an undated photo provided by David Perry & Associates. Officials confirmed on Tuesday, Oct.  9, 2013, the identity of the body discovered in a rarely used stairwell at San Francisco General Hospital more than two weeks ago as that of Ms. Spalding, 57, a native of England. She was being treated for an infection at the hospital when she disappeared from her room on Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/Courtesy of David Perry & Associates)

Lynne Spalding is pictured in an undated photo provided by David Perry & Associates. Officials confirmed on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2013, the identity of the body discovered in a rarely used stairwell at San Francisco General Hospital more than two weeks ago as that of Ms. Spalding, 57, a native of England. She was being treated for an infection at the hospital when she disappeared from her room on Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/Courtesy of David Perry & Associates)

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