Update on How the Website Will be Maintained

Up until today I have been searching the internet for stories about health care workers around the world who have succumbed to the COVID-19 virus over the past couple of months. I will no longer being doing this as the task has become overwhelming. I add multiple entries a day this way and I cannot…

Introduction

I’ve been a registered nurse in critical care, emergency, and community nursing for 34 years. This is a devastating and challenging time for those on the forefront today. It is important to put a face to the true heroes and create an awareness about the seriousness of what is happening. If you have a loved…

Kious Kelly, RN

Born: Lansing, Michigan Died:  March 24, 2020   New York, New York, USA Profession: Registered Nurse The 48-year-old assistant nurse manager at Mount Sinai West, may have been the first New York City nurse to die from the virus. He texted his sister on March 18 with some devastating news: He had tested positive for the…

Angie Cunningham, RN

Age: 60 Died: April 22, 2020 Scotland A “proud” nurse who had worked for NHS Borders in Scotland for more than three decades has died from Covid-19.Angie Cunningham died on Wednesday in the intensive care unit at Borders General Hospital, located on the outskirts of Melrose, where she had worked as a registered nurse, the board…

Katy Davis

Age: 38 Died: April 21, 2020 Hampshire, UK Profession: Pediatric Nurse Katy’s twin sister Emma died from COVID-19 complications within three days of Katy. Tributes have been paid to a children’s nurse who died after contracting Covid-19.Katy Davis has been described by her colleagues as ‘inspirational’ and ‘a nurse people would aspire to be like’.The…

Celia Yap-Banago

Age: Died: Reported April 22, 2020, Kansas City, MO Profession: Research Nurse Celia Yap-Banago died earlier this week. Research Medical Center said in a statement that Yap-Banago had been quarantined since March 25 and tested positive for COVID-19.“Since that time, she had been recovering at home while under the care of her personal physician,” the…

Pamela Orlando, RN

Age: 56 Died: April 16, 2020 New City, NY USA Profession: Emergency room nurse at The Valley Hospital She was a hero to her sons, 23 and 16, whom she raised after their father left their lives when they were young. She was a hero to her sisters, a friend and guide who always made them…

Lynne Limbert

Age: 67 Died: April 7, 2020 Broadgreen, UK Profession: Nurse Source Nan-of-two Lynne Limbert, 67, from Broadgreen, had beaten bowel cancer last year and was healthy and active, spending her days doting on her two grandsons and enjoying a busy social life.But after a few days of feeling under the weather, Lynne was rushed to…

Maria Krier

Age: UNK Died: April 10, Littleton, Mass, USA Profession: Nurse Maria Krier, the nurse who helped expose gross negligence in the coronavirus outbreak at the Life Care Center of Nashoba Valley (LCC-NV) nursing home in Littleton, Massachusetts, passed away April 10 from COVID-19, which she had contracted at the home. According to LCC-NV, Maria had…

Sandra Green

Age: 57 Died: April 2020 Joliet, Illinois Profession: Certified Nursing Assistant JOLIET, Ill. – A second employee has died at a Joliet nursing home that has been hit very hard by COVID-19. 57-year-old Sandra Green, a CNA at the facility, has become the 26th person to die related to the outbreak at Symphony of Life….

Mike Marceaux, RN

Age: unk Died: Shreveport, Louisiana Profession: Registered Nurse Emergency Registered nurse Mike Marceaux, a Vermilion Parish native, has died after contracting the coronavirus while working as an emergency room nurse at a Shreveport hospital, KSLA reports. Marceaux worked at Christus Highland – Shreveport, the hospital confirmed.

Evelyn Caro

Age: 61 Died: April 11, 2020 Columbia, Maryland Profession: RN COLUMBIA, Md. (WJZ) — A beloved mother, grandmother and local nurse died last week of COVID 19 after fighting it for weeks. Liam St. John tells WJZ his mother Evelyn Caro was born to help others. “My mom made the business of ‘caring’ her life’s work…