The Joint Information Center was notified of three additional COVID-19-related fatalities today.
The 44th fatality occurred at the Guam Memorial Hospital at approximately 9:15am. The patient was a 58-year-old female who tested positive for COVID-19 upon admission to GMH on Sept. 2, 2020. She had underlying health conditions that were compounded by COVID-19.
The 45th fatality occurred at approximately 3:23pm at GMH. The patient was a 79-year-old male with comorbidities. He was admitted to GMH on Aug. 29 and tested positive upon admission.
The 46th fatality occurred at GMH at approximately 7pm. The patient was a 44-year-old woman. She was admitted to GMH earlier this afternoon and tested positive for COVID-19 upon admission.
“It is with a heavy heart that I must announce the passing of three more individuals due to COVID-19. To their family and friends, we offer our deepest condolences and share with you in your sorrow,” said Guam Gov. Lou Leon Guerrero. “We cannot let our guard down. Our actions do not just affect us—they affect our family, friends, colleagues, and community. We need to do whatever we can to end our days of grief.”