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…

Dr. James Wilson

Age: 93 Died: April 6, 2020 New Jersey, USA Profession: Physician (retired) A trailblazing physician – one of the first Dominican Republic-born doctors to open up a clinic in the United States – has passed away in New Jersey at the age of 93 due to COVID-19.Gov. Phil Murphy announced Tuesday that Dr. James Wilson…

Elliott Samet

Died: (reported) April 8, 2020 New Jersey, US Profession:: Pediatrician, Passaic, New Jersey Elliott Samet, a pediatrician at St. Mary’s General Hospital in Passaic, died due to complications related to COVID-19, the hospital’s CEO announced on Tuesday. Samet practiced medicine for 38 years and served as St. Mary’s primary neonatologist — a pediatrician who works with…

Daisy Doronila

Age: Unk Died: April 2020 Nutley, New Jersey, USA Profession: Registered Nurse A nurse at the Hudson County jail in Kearny has died, county officials said in an email obtained by The Jersey Journal. Daisy Doronila, who has worked at the jail for more than 20 years, was hospitalized at Mountainside Medical Center. County officials…

Edwin Montanano

Age: Unk Died: April 7 (reported) 2020, Hudson County, New Jersey, US Profession: Nurse Edwin Montanano was a nurse affiliated with the Hudson County jail, Edwin Montanano, has died, county spokesman Jim Kennelly said Monday morning. Another nurse is currently on a ventilator, said sources with knowledge of conditions at the jail. Montanano was an…

Capt. Douglas Linn Hickok

 Age: 57 Died: March 28, 2020 Profession: Physician Assistant, East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania Source A member of the New Jersey National Guard died Saturday after a weeklong battle with the coronavirus, service officials announced Monday. He is the first service member to die from the virus. Army Capt. Douglas Linn Hickok was a drilling Guardsman and…

Dr. Frank Gabrin

Age: 60 Died: March 31, 2020 Orange, NJ USA Profession: Emergency Room Physician “An ER doctor and two-time cancer survivor has died in his husband’s arms in their Harlem apartment — just days after he started to notice coronavirus symptoms, the grieving man told The Post on Wednesday. “He was an amazing doctor. He loved…