Warhammer - The Depths of Corruption
Lord of Geissbach. Did not let his own death stop him from protecting his family.
The Lord of Geissbach Manor, his death prompted an investigation by the adventurers to make sure nothing untoward was happening at his lodge. During the investigation, his body mysteriously disappeared.
In the end, by forces unknown he had reanimated himself in order to save his two daughters from being sacrificed by his wife, Irina vonBrüner, who had originally sacrificed himself. Once his daughters were safe, he returned to the sleep of death.