Remembering three victims of COVID-19 and those they've left behind
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An ICU nurse lost her mother and her husband within days of each other. A 38-year-old teacher, new to his district, was found dead by his own father. Over 400,000 Americans have lost their lives to the coronavirus. These are a few of their stories.
Remembering three victims of COVID-19 and those they've left behind Over year after COVID-19 was first detected in the US, over 400,000 Americans have lost their lives to the virus. There are over 400,000 stories to be told. These are a few of them. Share Shares Copy Link Copy

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I'm the I C u nurse and I help all these people. And I couldn't save my own family. I just hope he knows how much he meant to everybody and how much he meant to our kiddos. Jason England was only 38 years old when he died from Kobe. 19, he found out I believe it was November 5th. And then by november 8th, he had passed away. So it was a huge shock toe. Everyone obviously being younger. Um, his father hadn't heard from him in a couple days and went to go look for him and went to his house. And that is the one that found him. So a crushing tragedy to that entire school district. The Belmont Clem E School district is where Jason taught math and science to the gifted program. He was beloved and truly a joy to be around. According toe, all the other teachers, I think the hardest part is the guilt because he was new to our district. You go into a staff meeting on a Monday morning and you're given 15 minutes to find out your coworker has passed, and then you're expected to cope with your own emotions and then go in and help your kids. The kindergarten teacher, Marty Mark Ward, decided. You know that wasn't enough, she said. They were all walking around like zombies and just in complete and utter grief and shock. And she felt like she needed to do something. They needed to do something. I think for Marnie and all of the teachers, there was no outlet. There was no way to grieve. They couldn't hug each other. They couldn't gather. They couldn't talk together about it. And it was such Ah loss so quickly. So there was no processing this. There was just so much grief and they didn't know how to process and how to deal with it. And they thought, What is a way we can honor…
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