What's the Most Gratuitous Comic Book Death of All Time?

This week, we found out about a completely gratuitous death for a major DC Comics character. Yup, as usual. No doubt it'll be retconned, or there'll be a bizarre resurrection. Superheroes tend to do that. But meanwhile, we're wondering: What's the most bonkers or pointless death in comics?

Please share your choice below — and include a picture if possible. Thanks!