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At least 199 frontline health and care workers have died after contracting coronavirus.

Here are the confirmed names of health and social workers who have died following the contract with Covid-19 since March 11th.

This chronological list contains people who, shortly before their death, worked in roles in which they likely came into contact with patients.

The number is still likely to be lower than the actual number of workers who died as the names of some victims are not yet publicly known.

– Professor Tony Gershlick, Consultant Cardiologist

Professor Gershlick worked as a consulting cardiologist at Glenfield Hospital and as a professor of interventional cardiology at the University of Leicester. He died on November 20th at the age of 69.

A colleague at the university, Professor Nishan Canagarajah, said he was "an extremely dedicated and respected worker who has made a lasting impact on the life of the university".

– Mark Simons, Health Care Assistant

Mr. Simons worked at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital in Rhondda Cynon Taf, South Wales. He died on November 10th.

Unite Wales described him as "an extremely active and influential" representative who was "persistent and dedicated" and always did his best for the workers he represented.

– Wilbald Tesha, nurse

Mr Tesha worked for the NHS in Eastbourne, Sussex for 30 years.

He worked at Eastbourne District General Hospital and spent some time in intensive care before his death in Septe.

The father of one came from a small village at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro in Zimbwe and had lived and worked in Eastbourne for three decades.

– Carlton Moyston, hospital driver

Carlton Moyston, 61, has been with Bristol University Hospitals and the Weston NHS Foundation Trust since 1998.

He died in the intensive care unit at Bristol Royal Infirmary by June 23 after testing positive for Covid-19.

– Rizal Manalo, nurse

Mr Manalo, known as Zaldy, died on Sunday June 14th after spending several weeks in intensive care at Glan Clwyd Hospital, where he worked.

The 51-year-old had been working in the hospital since 2001 when he was recruited from the Philippines.

His wife Agnes said: “Zaldy is a hardworking person who loved his job very much. He is a good husband and a loving father to his children. He protected and cared for us. & # 39;

– Richzeal Albufera, scientist

Albufera, 45, worked as a biomedical scientist at Castle Hill Hospital, which is part of the NHS Trust of Hull University Teaching Hospitals, before his death with Covid-19 on June 9.

A colleague said the Filipino was at the forefront of testing during the pandemic with an "inspiring and ennobling" work ethic and "the epitome of what the NHS is all about".

– Nassar Hussain, radiologist

Mr. Hussain worked as the Diagnostic Services Manager at KIMS Hospital in Maidstone, Kent after serving as a radiologist with the NHS for more than 20 years.

His daughter Farah Hussain, 28, a work councilor at Redbridge Council, said he was excited about his job, adding, "He was really on the cutting edge of technology and equipment and was finding out what was going on with the people around them to help."

– Mark Lowe, doorman

The "brilliant" Mr. Lowe was a doorman in the radiology department at James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough and worked for the South Tees NHS Foundation Trust for 20 years. He died on May 28th.

– Dr. Abdorreza Sedghi, GP

Known as Abdy, Dr. Sedghi Covid-19 in April before he died on May 27th. The Iranian general practitioner had been stationed at Lister Hospital in Stevenage since August 2019 and had "charisma and personality".

– Allan Macalalad, theater assistant

44-year-old Macalalad, who lived in Cardiff with his wife Elsie, a nurse, and son Justin, had worked as a theater assistant for eye disorders for two years and was described as a "perfect gentleman" and a "loyal team player". .

A carpenter by trade, he had moved to Cardiff from the Philippines. He died on Tuesday May 26th after testing positive for Covid-19.

– Dominga David, nurse

Mother of Mrs. David, a Penarth nurse who has been at Llandough University Hospital since 2004 and has been described as an "exceptionally hard worker and a respectful, kind and compassionate person."

She died on Tuesday, May 26th.

The 62-year-old from the Philippines is survived by her son Renzie.

– Sylvia Tideswell, Nursing Assistant

Sylvia Tideswell, 60, has worked in the elderly care units at Royal Stoke University Hospital since 2003 and died on May 25 after testing positive for the virus.

Her daughter Sarah said, “Mom was wonderful. She was caring and considerate and would do anything for anyone. She loved her job at the hospital and wouldn't hesitate to do anything for everyone else. She enjoyed her garden, went on vacation and walked her dog and enjoyed the simple things like a coffee and a piece of cake. & # 39;

– Victor Dinoo, senior nurse

Mr Dinoo died in Leicester on May 24th after testing positive for the virus.

Margaret Garbett, Director of Nursing for the NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham University Hospitals, said, “Victor was a highly valued and respected Senior Nurse on the Clinical Site Team for Hospitals in Solihull, Heartlands and Good Hope and will be greatly missed. The trust is in contact with his family and offers them support during this difficult time. & # 39;

– Ricardo Bonsato, caregiver

Known as "Ricky", Mr. Bonsato moved his family from the Philippines to the UK "to make their lives better" before spending two years at Thornton House Nursing Home in Lancashire. A GoFundMe page set up in his memory said he died on May 24th.

– Joselito Habab, nurse

Known as Jo, the father of one child died on Wednesday May 20th at Whiston Hospital with his wife, an A&E nurse, by his side.

Originally from Manila, Philippines, he joined the NHS Trust at Warrington and Halton Teaching Hospital nearly 18 years ago.

– Liz Spooner, nurse

Liz Spooner, 62, had worked at Singleton Hospital in Swansea, South Wales, for more than four decades before she died on May 18 after testing positive for coronavirus.

On Tuesday, her death is said to have left a "massive hole" in the hospital.

– Neil Ruch, senior medic

Neil Ruch was "warm hearted", "well respected" and has worked for the East of England Ambulance Service since 2013.

He died on May 18 after being hospitalized with Covid-19 in April. A classroom at the Essex Medical Training health and safety training center is to be named in his honor.

– Dr. Abdel Wahab Babiker, consultant

Dr. Abdel Wahab Babiker, 70, has been a consultant doctor at Scarborough Hospital since August 2019. He was hospitalized for being infected with the coronavirus and died on Monday May 18.

Dr. Ed Smith, director of acute, emergency and geriatric medicine at Scarborough Hospital said: “Dr. Babiker was an extremely energetic, hardworking, approachable, and dedicated doctor.

"He was particularly notable for his 'can-do' attitude and supportive nature, and was popular with patients and staff alike."

– Andrew Ekene Nwankwo, nurse

Andrew Ekene Nwankwo, who was a nurse at Broomfield Hospital in Chelmsford, Essex, died of coronavirus on May 16 at the age of 46.

– Carlos Sia, Health Care Assistant

Carlos Sia, 62, has been described as a "calm and gentle" person and died on Friday, May 15, after spending several weeks in intensive care.

He worked for Worcester Acute NHS Trust with his wife Cindy, a health worker, and daughter Clair, a nurse.

In a letter to staff, the Trust's executive director, Matthew Hopkins, said, "His calm, gentle, and respectful demeanor, generosity of spirit, sense of humor, and calming influence also made him popular with patients."

– Paul Nutt, nursing assistant

Mr. Nutt, who had just turned 60, worked for the South Central Ambulance Service on the grounds of Wexham Park Hospital.

He is survived by his wife Kim and two daughters, Charlotte and Louise.

In a statement, his family said: "Paul was the most loving and devoted husband and father, and he touched the lives of so many people with his joy and kindness."

– Lillian Mudzivare, Senior Mental Health Nurse

Lillian Mudzivare, 41, who worked as a senior mental health nurse, died after a long battle with the coronavirus, the NHS Foundation Trust for Women and Children in Birmingham said.

– Safaa Alam, midwife

Safaa Alam, 30, began her professional career as a nurse before completing her midwife training at Birmingham Women's Hospital, where she has been described as a "true role model" known for her kindness and compassion.

She died after being treated for Covid-19.

Evelyn Nicolas, caregiver

Ms. Nicolas, who worked at the Maypole Grove nursing home in Kings Heath, Birmingham, died on May 14 after contracting Covid-19.

A friend who had set up a donation page for the carer's family said she was a mother of two "who would do anything to keep smiles on other faces."

– Jun Terre, health assistant

Jun Terre, 52, died on May 14th and is said to be "a gracious, calm and friendly gentleman with a smile that would light up a room," according to Neil Macdonald, executive director of the NHS Trust at Buckinghamshire Healthcare.

– Peter Gough, Administrative Assistant

Peter Gough, 56, an administrative assistant at John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford, died on May 12, shortly after reporting a shortage of personal protective equipment to a friend.

& # 39; No PPE for administrative staff. Not even disinfectant gel is not enough for everywhere in the hospital ”, read a message to friend Paul Saville before his death.

– Peter Hart, paramedic

The "highly respected" paramedic and paramedic died on May 12th on his 52nd birthday.

He worked in the East Surrey Hospital emergency department for the Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust and worked shifts for the ambulance service.

– Norman Austria, health assistant

The 61-year-old health worker from the Philippines has been described as a "highly valued" member of his community.

Derby and Burton University Hospitals said he regularly sang the song "You Are My Sunshine" to calm and reassure vulnerable patients.

Austrian widow Shirley said: “Norman was a very lovable, caring and responsible person. We were married for 40 years and he was a wonderful husband. He was very proud of his family and loved his children and grandchildren very much. & # 39;

– Poornima Nair, GP

Dr. Nair was a general practitioner at View Station Medical Center in Bishop Auckland, County Durham.

Her operation published on her website that she was a "beloved and valued colleague and friend" who had died after a "prolonged" Covid-19 infection.

– Dr. Thaung Htaik, consultant

Dr. Htaik, 65, has been with the Great Western Hospitals NHS Trust since January 2019 and has been described as "popular".

He died after testing positive for the virus, leaving behind a wife, four children and three grandchildren.

In a statement, his family said: "He has always put others first and we know how dedicated he was to caring for his patients both during this difficult time and throughout his career."

– Alanzo Smith, psychiatrist

The 62-year-old from Chingford had been a psychiatrist with the Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health Trusts for 22 years before his death on May 10.

His twin brother, Spurgeon, described him as a "happy and fun" man who loved his job, adding, "He would go in even when he wasn't going to work, he was a dedicated worker."

– Dr. Karamat Ullah Mirza, GP

The 84-year-old Karamat Ullah Mirza had seen patients until two weeks ago.

His widow Estelle told the Clacton Gazette, “He was no ordinary man, he was an extraordinary, extraordinary and amazing man who was absolutely fearless and daring and had tremendous knowledge.

"He worked endlessly for the NHS and non-stop for this country."

– Phil Rennie, nursing assistant

Mr. Rennie was a patient transportation assistant who was "extremely proud" to work for the North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) in Oldham.

He died on May 10th at Fairfield General Hospital in Bury.

– Resy Manalo, caregiver

Filipino nurse Resy Manalo, 64, worked at County Homes in Birkenhead, Merseyside. She died in hospital on May 7th.

Her daughter told PA, "Even though she died a heroine, it was still difficult to accept that in the circumstances of the world she died alone and didn't even hug her one last time."

– Augustine Agyei-Mensah, nurse for learning disabilities

Augustine Agyei-Mensah, known to his colleagues as Gus, was a highly respected team member at the Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (NHFT).

The native Ghanaian was proud of his heritage and dedicated himself to his young family.

– Tariq Shafi, doctor

Dr. Tariq Shafi was the "highly respected" senior hematology consultant at Darent Valley Hospital in Dartford for 13 years. His death was announced on May 7th.

"Tariq … has built an amazing team of dedicated clinicians and support staff and put them and his patients at the center of everything we do," said his trust.

– Fiona Johnstone, hospital administrator

Ms. Johnstone worked at Biggart Hospital in Prestwick as part of the administration team. Colleagues said she was "valued and respected". Her death was announced on May 7th.

– Onyenachi Obasi, nurse and health visitor

Onyenachi Obasi, 51, was living in Barking and Dagenham at the time of her death.

Described by her family as an "example of unconditional love", she died on May 6, five weeks after being put on a ventilator.

Her niece, Ijeoma Uzoukwu, told the PA news agency, "She loved her job, but that was why she got sick in the first place."

– Jennie Sablayan, hematology nurse

Ms. Sablayan has been described as a "popular specialist" trained in the Philippines prior to joining University College London Hospital in 2002. A GoFundMe set up in her mind said she died on May 5th.

– Julie Edward, nurse

Ms. Edward died of coronavirus on May 4, according to a Go Fund Me page for her family, who have been working at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading since 2017.

The Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust praised her "kindness and dedication to her work".

– Van Lang Hoang, patient transport driver

His death was announced by the Barts Health NHS Trust on Monday May 4th.

– Mark Woolcock, Nursing Assistant

Mr Woolcock was one of four members of the Barts Health NHS Trust who died after contracting Covid-19. His death was announced by the Trust.

– Dr. Habibhai Babu, senior house clerk

The doctor, known to colleagues as Babu, worked at Whipps Cross Hospital. His death was announced by the Barts Health NHS Trust.

– Lalaine Lopez Pesario, nursing home worker

Lalaine Lopez Pesario was a caregiver who died with Covid-19 on May 3.

She always smiled and laughed and was a breath of fresh air. She is very much loved by the staff and residents. We will miss her terribly, "said Yolanda Jones, director of the Mumbles Nursing Home, according to ITV.

Sue Cairns, Caregiver

The 58-year-old from Manston, Kent, died in Margate QEQM Hospital on May 2, days after she developed a worrying cough and worsened. She worked in a nursing home in Kent for autistic adults with people she "absolutely adored".

– Eleuterio Gibela, domestic worker

The father of two, known as Boy by colleagues, died on Saturday May 2 after testing positive for the virus.

The 68-year-old “true gentleman” had worked in the domestic service for the Blackpool Teaching Hospital NHS Trust for nearly 20 years.

– Saad Al-Dubbaisi, GP

Dr. Al-Dubbaisi, a "loving and friendly" general practitioner from Bury who "gave everything for the community", died on May 3rd at the age of 59 after several weeks of illness with Covid-19.

Iraq-born Dr. Al-Dubbaisi worked in the city of Greater Manchester for almost 20 years, his daughter told the Bury Times.

– Mark Piggott, member of the executive team

Father of two, Mark Piggott was the director of capital projects and programs at the Birmingham Women & # 39; s and Children & # 39; s NHS Foundation Trust, a hospital-based team, and had also worked for neighboring trusts.

Mr Piggott, described by his wife Julie as "a great family man, a loving husband, and a fantastic father" died on May 1 after contracting coronavirus, according to the Health Service Journal.

– Afua Fofie, health care assistant

Afua Fofie is described as "infectiously laughing and ready to go the extra mile" for patients and those with whom she has worked.

– Robert Black, paramedic

The 52-year-old paramedic had worked for the Scottish Ambulance Service for 28 years.

He died on May 2nd with confirmed Covid-19 and has been described as an "absolute gem of a man".

– Ray Lever, housekeeping assistant

Ray Lever, a housekeeping assistant at Northern General Hospital, has been remembered by colleagues as a kind man and an enthusiastic grandfather. He died on May 1st.

His daughters Rachel, Kathryn, and Rebecca said, "Dad was the perfect father and grandpa, and nothing was ever too much trouble for him when it meant helping someone else."

– Cecilia Fashanu, nurse

She was described by her family as "our superwoman" after her death.

She died on April 30 at her place of work, the Cumberland Infirmary in Carlisle, after receiving critical care for several weeks.

The 63-year-old was employed as a nurse and has covered shifts on several wards for the past two years.

– Dr. Furqan Ali Siddiqui, doctor

The "NHS hero" Dr. Siddiqui died on April 30th while being treated for Covid-19 after serving as a clinical assistant in the burn and plastics department at Wythenshawe Hospital in Manchester.

– Gill Oakes, hospice nurse

Gill Oakes was a senior nurse at Bolton Hospice – she died on April 30th after contracting coronavirus.

Leigh Vallance, General Manager of Bolton Hospice said, “She was a brilliant nurse who often helped new team members adjust to their role in the hospice. We will always remember her kindness and beautiful smile. & # 39;

– Philomina Cherian, nurse

Philomina Cherian was a nurse and "incredibly caring friend and colleague" in the acute assessment department at John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford. She died on April 30 of Covid-19 at the age of 63.

– Mark Stanley, medic

The Yorkshire Ambulance Service said two of its employees died within three days of contracting the coronavirus.

North Yorkshire's first 57-year-old Mark Stanley died in hospital on April 30th. Mr. Stanley's friends said he was "such a great guy" and extremely fit with no underlying health conditions.

– Unnamed paramedic for the Yorkshire Ambulance Service

The second member of the Yorkshire Ambulance Service was an unnamed medical technician from West Yorkshire who died in hospital on April 30th.

Both colleagues "worked tirelessly for their local communities and were married to families for many years," read a statement of trust.

– Suzanne Loverseed, caregiver

Ms. Loverseed was previously an ITU nurse and has worked in nursing homes for the past few years.

In a blog post, her son Ian O'Neal wrote: “We could have been with her for another twenty years; Instead, we had to say goodbye on an iPad and couldn't hold her hand. & # 39;

– Momudou Dibba, housekeeper in the hospital

Momudou – or Mo – Dibba worked on the Letchmore and Lengley wards of Watford General Hospital. He died on April 29th.

“He would do anything for everyone, organize employees, leave the parties, and support everyone in their roles. He will be sorely missed, "said the West Hertfordshire NHS Trust.

– Mike Brown, hospital laundry carrier

The hospital's "well-known and popular" laundry carrier had worked for University Hospital Southampton (UHS) for 20 years before his death in the early hours of April 29.

– Dr. Nasir Khan

The married, well-known and popular father of three, Dr. Nasir Khan, would "look for the slightest excuse to help those in need," said his son Mahad Ali Khan.

Dr. Khan was a local doctor who worked at Dewsbury and District Hospital who died on April 29 after contracting Covid-19.

Karen Hutton, Caregiver

The "beloved" 58-year-old, who died on April 28 after testing positive for Covid-19, was employed as a nurse at the Lochleven Nursing Home in Broughty Ferry, Dundee.

– Jermaine Wright, Senior Pharmacy Technician

Wright, 45, died on April 27 after contracting the virus after last working at Royal Brompton Hospital.

The Imperial College Healthcare Trust described it as an "inspiration" that "saved countless lives".

– Kenneth Lambatan, cardiology research nurse

Mr Lambatan was only 33 years old when he died on April 27 after signing Covid-19. According to a GoFundMe page posted in his memory, he was "an extraordinary person, son, brother, nurse, colleague and friend".

St. George & # 39; s Hospital in London where he worked said he had been described as a "real gem" by those who knew him well.

– Anujkumar Kuttikkottu Pavithran, nurse

Known to his colleagues as Kumar, Mr. Pavithran was a nurse at the Pilgrim Hospital in Boston, where he was "very popular" according to a workplace spokesman. He died on April 27 after contracting Covid-19.

– Elma Cavalida, maternity assistant

The "bubbly" and "friendly" maternity assistant worked at Northwick Park Hospital and died on April 26 after signing Covid-19.

She came to England from the Philippines 10 years ago, according to a GoFundMe page set up by her husband.

– Julius Sana, healthcare worker

Mr Sana, 40, contracted Covid-19 while working at a private hospital in Newport, South Wales, that cares for people with neurodegenerative diseases. He died on April 26th.

– Eileen Landers, cleaning lady

The hospital cleaner with a "heart of gold" died after contracting Covid-19 on April 26 at Queen & # 39; s Hospital in Burton-upon-Trent, where she had worked for the past 16 years.

– Fiona Anderson, nurse

The community nurse at Grindon Lane Primary Care Center in Sunderland "devoted her life to helping others" before she died on April 26 after testing positive for the virus.

Her family said she died "doing what she loved, working for the NHS and caring for those in need".

– Jodon Gait, nurse

The 46-year-old had symptoms of Covid-19 before he died at home on April 25. He had worked in the short-term medical unit at the Worcestershire Royal Hospital for a little over 12 months, where he was described as "dedicated, passionate," caring colleague.

Dr. Martin Mansell, consulting nephrologist

The kidney specialist, a consultative nephrologist at St Peter's Hospitals, Middlesex Hospital and the Royal Free Hospital in London, died after contracting Covid-19, the Renal Association said.

According to a social media tribute to his daughter, Dr. Mansell on April 24th.

– Dr. Paul Kabasele, ophthalmologist

Known for his "warm, calming and generous manner", Mr Kabasele worked as part of the eye care team at Croydon University Hospital for a decade before he died after contracting Covid-19 on April 24th.

– Adekunle Enitan, intensive care nurse

The "kind and happy" father of two died in hospital on April 24 after being cared for by the team at William Harvey Hospital in Ashford, Kent, with whom he had worked for five years.

– Janice Glassey, health worker

The "popular" 66-year-old, who worked outside of business hours in the district nursing service of the NHS Foundation Trust of Bridgewater Community Healthcare in Halton, Cheshire, died on April 24 after contracting the virus.

– Emelita Hurboda, nurse

Ms. Hurboda, a self-employed nurse in Nottingham, made sacrifices for working abroad and moved to the UK to provide her family with a better life and better education.

– Tony Kabia, hospital security guard

Tony Kabia, a security officer at Wythenshaw, Greater Manchester hospital, "took pride in his job and brightened up every day," said the health trust chiefs. He died on April 23rd.

– Larni Zuniga, home nurse

Mr. Zuniga, who received his British citizenship in February, died on April 24 at the age of 54 at St. Thomas' Hospital in central London.

After arriving in the UK 12 years ago to help his family have a better life, he worked at the Surrey Hills Nursing Home in Godalming, according to a friend.

– Dr. Vishna Rasiah, consultant neonatologist

Dr. Vishna Rasiah, who worked as the "clinical director" at the NHS Foundation Trust for women and children in Birmingham, died after contracting the coronavirus, the trust announced on April 24th.

His wife Liza said, “He treated every patient and family he looked after as his own. I couldn't have been more proud of him. & # 39;

– Dr. Thomas Oelmann, clinician

The 57-year-old died after being hospitalized with a dissecting aortic aneurysm. He was also found to have Covid-19 and died on April 23, according to a statement from DHU Health Care.

Stephen Bateman, Executive Director of DHU Health Care, said, "Our thoughts are with Nenita, his partner, and his five brothers, sisters and friends as they come to terms with their loss."

– Sharon Scanlon, Caregiver

The "dedicated, hardworking" 58-year-old, a member of the Powys County Council's adult care team in Mid Wales for four years, died on April 23 of suspected Covid-19. She was married by Brecon and had two grown children and a granddaughter.

– Eyitolami Olaolorun, pediatric nurse

The death of the mother of four was announced by her family on April 23.

In a tribute to GoFundMe, their children said, “She was an excellent pediatric nurse with 40 years of experience.

"She has been so caring and compassionate towards all of her patients and their families that some of them have become part of our extended family."

– June Anderson, supervisor

Ms. Anderson died on April 22nd after signing Covid-19 after many years working at James Dixon Court in Netherton, Merseyside. The Sefton Council has confirmed this.

– Mahadaye Jagroop, nurse

Ms. Jagroop, also known as Mary, worked at Heartlands Hospital in Birmingham, where she died after contracting Covid-19 on April 22nd.

"Mary has been a respected and loved member of our team and has touched the lives of many people in their nursing careers," said Lisa Stalley-Green, head nurse, NHS Foundation Trust, University Hospitals in Birmingham.

– Angie Cunningham, nurse

Angie Cunningham provided "amazing care" as a nurse for 30 years before she died on April 22nd at Borders General Hospital, where she worked.

In a joint statement with Ralph Roberts, executive director of the NHS Borders Trust, Ms. Cunningham's family said: "Angie was a popular woman, mother, sister, grandma and great-grandmother and a friend of many others."

– Katy Davis, nurse

The University of Southampton confirmed the death of Katy Davis, who worked in child health and was described by her colleagues as "a nurse that people would strive for".

The 38-year-old had health problems and died on April 21 at Southampton General Hospital after testing positive for the virus.

– Melonie Mitchell, 111 workers

Ms. Mitchell's death has been confirmed by the London Ambulance Service where she worked. General manager Garrett Emmerson said she would be "greatly missed".

– Medhat Atalla, advisor

The "extremely popular and respected" Dr. Atalla died after undergoing coronavirus treatment at Doncaster Royal Infirmary (DRI), where he worked as an advisory geriatrician.

He moved to the UK from Egypt about 20 years ago, and his colleagues said he looked after the elderly on three continents, including northern England.

– Ian Reynolds, medic

Ian Reynolds, 53, had worked as a paramedic for over 30 years and had been a member of the medical team on the Selhurst Park pitch side for the past eight years.

Crystal Palace Football Club paid tribute to him and said he was a "beloved colleague" and friend.

– Ann Shepherd, consultant

Ann Shepherd, who worked at Moir Medical Center in Long Eaton, Derbyshire, for 26 years, died in hospital, the Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust said.

The 80-year-old from Leicester had health problems before contracting the coronavirus.

– Sharon Bamford, Nursing Assistant

Sharon Bamford has been described as a "warm" and "caring" health worker who worked in the hematology / oncology ward at Singleton Hospital in Swansea.

Her April 21 death follows that of her husband Malcolm, who also died after contracting Covid-19. Her son Christian was hospitalized with the virus but has since been released.

– Graham Thorne, hospital maintenance worker

After signing Covid-19, "calm and kind" Mr Thorne died in his four-year job at Bedford Hospital, where he was a "calm and kind" member of the team according to the Bedfordshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

He died on April 20, according to the BBC speaking with partner Debbie Cox.

– Charlie Goodwin, ambulance worker

The 61-year-old has been described as a "hugely respected member" of the first 4 ambulance service in Nottinghamshire. He spent 11 days in intensive care with Covid-19 before dying on April 20.

Mr. Goodwin had been an ambulance worker for two decades, and his wife, Julie, said he wanted to "help and contribute".

– Miharajiya Mohideen, adult nurse

She had worked at Newham General Hospital for several years before getting Covid-19. She spent 13 days before her death in King George Hospital.

Her son Javed wrote on a JustGiving page set up in her memory, "I hope to raise £ 10,000 for a water well in Sierra Leone or Malawi where this will serve as an ongoing charity for them."

– Dr. Yusuf Patel, GP and founder of surgery

The father of three Dr. Yusuf Patel, 61, founded Woodgrange Medical Practice in Newham, east London, where he worked as a general practitioner for over two decades before dying of coronavirus symptoms on April 20.

The colleagues of Dr. Patel there remembered him as a "simple, humble and honest man" who was "the life and soul of every party".

– Grant Maganga, mental health nurse

Grant Maganga died on April 20 at Tameside Hospital after 11 years of nursing, most recently at Hurst Place in Ashton-under-Lyne, Manchester, a rehabilitation unit for men with severe mental illness and complex needs.

"Grant was an exceptional nurse who cared intensely for his patients and lit the room with his infectious smile and positive personality," said Clare Parker, director of nursing at the Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust, who heads Mr Maganga's department.

– Kirsty Jones, healthcare worker

The mother of two died after working for 24 years at NHS Lanarkshire, where she was described as a “selfless and clever” employee.

Her husband Nigel said, "She was a wonderful woman, mother, daughter, sister, friend and nurse … A void has opened in our hearts that will never be filled."

– Sadeq Elhowsh, orthopedist

The 58-year-old father of four worked for the NHS Trust's St. Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals in Merseyside for 17 years.

His nephew Raeif, 32, said Mr. Elhowsh was "really a great friend and" an intelligent, kind-hearted, determined, happy, and highly skilled man ".

– Sophie Fagan, specialist in care support

Sophie Fagan, 78, has been described as an “exceptional woman” who “refused to retire”. Known at Homerton University Hospital and throughout Hackney, she was first trained as a nurse in 1966.

Paying tribute to her, Tracey Fletcher, Homerton General Manager said, “She refused to fully retire and although she cut her hours she was often out to meet relatives and support staff at the hospital when she didn't was intended. Sophie wanted to make a difference and caring for the elderly was her passion.

– Craig Wakeham, GP

Dr. Wakeham served as a general practitioner for 30 years and a message posted on the Cerne Abbas Surgery website stated, “He was a senior company in both the Clinical Commissioning Group and the Local Medical Committee, and a dedicated husband and father of his two Boys. & # 39;

He had spent several days in the hospital after contracting the virus.

– Ate Wilma Banaag, nurse

Ate Wilma Banaag, a nurse and mother of three, had worked at Watford General Hospital for nearly two decades since arriving in the UK in January 2001.

A fundraiser set up in her memory said she "worked so hard" until her last days at work when she contracted the virus.

– Ade Dickson, mental health nurse

Mr. Dickson had worked on the Barnet Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment Team at the time of his death.

The Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health Trust, which announced his death, said: "Ade was a highly respected colleague who is greatly missed by his family, friends, staff of the trust and his patients."

– Gerallt Davies, emergency advisor

On April 20, the 51-year-old from Swansea became the first paramedic in Wales to die after contacting the coronavirus. He had worked for the Welsh Ambulance Service for 26 years.

– Manjeet Singh Riyat, Emergency Advisor

Mr Riyat, the first Sikh to work as an A&E consultant in the UK, died on April 20th. His colleagues at the Royal Derby Hospital knew him as "the father of the emergency room".

– Joanne Klenczon, property manager

Ms. Klenzon's death, a 34-year-old domestic worker at Northampton General Hospital (NGH), was announced by the Trust on April 20.

Dr. Sonia Swart, Executive Director of the Trust, said: “Joanna Klenczon touched the lives of so many people at NGH and she will be missed by everyone who knew her or worked with her.

– Chrissie Emerson, health worker

Ms. Emerson was working at Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) in King & # 39; s Lynn, Norfolk, when she died after testing positive for Covid-19.

In a joint statement on April 20, Caroline Shaw, Executive Director of Queen Elizabeth Hospital, and Professor Steve Barnett said, “The entire family at QEH is deeply saddened to have lost Chrissie Emerson, such a valued colleague and loved one, Michael and esteemed mother and grandmother.

– Grace Kungwengwe, healthcare worker

The front-line worker and grandmother is described as a "dedicated NHS worker who loved her job and actively worked until she tested positive for Covid-19" on a donation page kept in her memory.

It said, "She was loved by many, and her dedication and care for others was second to none."

– Edem Dzigbede, nurse

After a 30-year career as a nurse, Ms. Dzigbede retired last year before returning to the respiratory ward at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in London after the coronavirus outbreak.

Described on a GoFundMe page in her honor as a "blessing to all she has met", she died on April 19th.

– Donna Fitzgerald, Nursing Home Manager

The 56-year-old worked at the Amberley House nursing home in Plympton, Devon, in a job she "loved so much" according to her family.

She died on April 18th.

– Josephine Matseke (Manini), nurse

Josephine Masteke (Manini), also known as Josephine Peter, died on April 18 in Southport and Formby District General Hospital after testing positive for Covid-19.

She had been on an agency contract in Southport since February and had been a nurse for 20 years. She was married and had two children.

– Rajesh Kalraiya, community pediatrician, and Mamoona Rana, trainee registrar for psychiatry

The North East London Foundation Trust (NELFT) confirmed the death of Dr. Kalraiya and Rana, describing them as two "highly valued and respected colleagues".

Dr. Kalraiya was 68 years old and worked as a locum in Romford. Dr. Rana was 49 years old.

– Prem Lal, Associate Practitioner in Histopathology

Ms. Lal, who worked at Wexham Park Hospital in Slough, died on April 19 after being treated by colleagues in the intensive care unit.

Her colleagues described her as the "mother figure" in the department.

– Keith Dunnington, nurse

The father of two, Mr Dunnington, was a nurse and most recently worked for Pulse Nursing at a number of health centers, including the Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust. He said he was known for "always having a positive attitude".

He died after contracting Covid-19 on April 19.

– Margaret Tapley, health worker

The "phenomenal, dedicated, kind-hearted" nurse was still working night shifts when she died on April 19th at the age of 84.

Her grandson Tom Wood paid tribute to her and said she inspired him to become a nurse himself.

– Patrick McManus, nurse

Mr McManus, 60, had been working as a nurse in Staffordshire for more than 40 years when he died after contracting Covid-19.

– Unnamed medic for the North West Ambulance Service

The medic was married with children and worked for the trust for many years.

General manager Daren Mochrie said the death would "affect many people deeply within confidence."

– Jenelyn Carter, health assistant

Ms. Carter worked in the admission ward at Morriston Hospital and was very popular with all of her colleagues and patients, the Swansea Bay University Health Board said.

– Michael Allieu, nurse

Homerton University Hospital's NHS Trust confirmed that nurse Michael Allieu died on April 18 at Homerton Hospital.

– Dean McKee, nurse

The 28-year-old, who worked at St. Vincent & # 39; s House nursing home in Hammersmith, died on April 7th.

Although the family had not received official confirmation of his coronavirus diagnosis, they believe Mr. McKee must have died of the disease and told the PA that police let the relatives go to him and they had to wear full PPE to go inside the little room they had put aside & # 39 ;.

– Sonya Kaygan, supervisor

The "gentle, caring, and kindhearted" 26-year-old died on April 17, leaving behind her three-year-old daughter, who, according to a GoFundMe page, is being raised in her honor by Ms. Kaygan's mother.

Ms. Kaygan had worked for Care UK agency which had seen her work in various nursing homes and, according to her employer, tended to work night shifts to keep the residents who are not sleeping well company company.

– Khulisani (Khuli) Nkala, mental health nurse

Mr. Nkala, 46, "a respected and selfless professional nurse who always puts the patient first", had before his death on April 17 after a test as a nurse in the forensic services of the NHS Foundation Trust of Leeds and York Partnership worked positive for Covid-19.

– Vivek Sharma, occupational therapist

The 58-year-old father of two died on April 17 after being isolated since late March.

He has been described as a gentle soul who was kind and generous. He had isolated himself as a vulnerable employee due to the underlying health conditions towards the end of March and contracted coronavirus.

– Linda Clarke, midwife

Wigan Today reported the death of Linda Clarke, a 66-year-old midwife in the Royal Albert Edward Infirmary on April 17th.

– Ruben Munoz, nursing assistant

Ruben Munoz, father of two and a nursing assistant with the Surrey and Sussex NHS Trust for a decade, died on April 17.

– Kamlesh Kumar Masson, doctor

Dr. Masson, who died April 16 at the age of 78, had worked for the NHS for 47 years. He founded Milton Road Surgery in Grays, Essex, in 1985 and worked there until 2017 when he switched to Locum work.

– Andy Collier, nurse

Andy Collier, 53, a male nurse at Hollins Park Hospital in Warrington, Cheshire, died on April 15, said a spokesman for the North West Boroughs Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust.

After falling seriously ill on March 31, he was admitted to the Royal Albert Edward Infirmary in Wigan and died with his wife Carol in his bedside.

– Dawn Marshall, time recovery staff

Most recently, Ms. Marshall had worked for the Black Country Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust at Quayside House in Oldbury for 10 years before she died on April 15. The Trust said she was "bubbly" and "always breaking out into songs".

– Esther Akinsanya, nurse

The nurse and grandmother were working on the front lines at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in London before her death on the evening of April 15, Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust confirmed.

Ms. Akinsanya, 55, has been a nurse for the NHS for more than 20 years, along with her older sister Mary Idowu, who has also battled Covid-19 and has been in a coma for the past few weeks.

Her son Samuel told the PA news agency, “My mother is an angel in human form.

“She was a person of the people who was always available to stretch thin and to help in any way. She would sacrifice to make sure you were whole, nothing was half-hearted. & # 39;

– Barry England, Senior Operations Manager

The East of England Ambulance Service, NHS Trust, confirmed that Mr England passed away on April 16 after spending four days in hospital after testing positive for the virus.

A statement made on behalf of his family said Mr England was extremely proud to have worked in the ambulance service for more than 33 years.

– Lourdes Campbell, health assistant

The health assistant, known to her colleagues as "Des", has been described as "hardworking and compassionate" by the Bolton NHS Foundation Trust.

In a statement on April 16, Trust Manager Fiona Noden said Ms. Campbell died in intensive care at Royal Bolton Hospital after contracting the virus.

– Simon Guest, radiologist

Mr. Guest, a radiologist at Furness General Hospital, died on the evening of April 15th. His wife Nicky described him as "special, a true gentleman and a great role model for everyone".

– Jane Murphy, Clinical Support Officer

At the age of 73, Ms. Murphy worked at the Royal Infirmary in Edinburgh for nearly 30 years, first as a cleaner, before being retrained as a clinical assistant.

"Jane would help anyone but tell you if you were wrong," said a friend.

– Dr. Krishan Arora, GP

Dr. Krishan Arora was a Senior Partner at Violet Lane Medical Practice and was a general practitioner in Croydon, south London, for 27 years. The 57-year-old died on April 15 after testing positive for the virus.

– Gladys Mujajati, also known as Gladys Nyemba, Mental Health Nurse

The 46-year-old, who worked to help the people of Derby, has been described as "precious" by Science Secretary Amanda Solloway and "loved", "warm-hearted" and "caring" by her colleagues.

Ms. Mujajati, who had an underlying health condition and had resigned from work in the past few weeks, died in hospital, the Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust said.

-Amrik Bamotra, radiology assistant

Mr. Bamotra, known to his colleagues as "Bob", is said to have "treated everyone like his own family" and leaves behind a wife, daughter and son.

The 63-year-old had worked for four years at King George Hospital in Ilford in east London and is said to have died of coronavirus. His death was announced on April 15th.

– Andy Treble, theater assistant

The 57-year-old, theater assistant at Wrexham Maelor Hospital in North Wales, died on April 15 after testing positive for the disease.

His sister Maria Molloy described her brother, who had worked in the hospital for almost 40 years, as a "kind man" who dedicated his life to his profession and "always had a smile on his face".

– Khalid Jamil, Health Care Assistant

Jamil, 57, died on April 14 after working in a retirement unit at Watford General Hospital after joining the West Hertfordshire NHS Trust in March 2006.

His daughter Sumaiyah Jamil, 22, told the Watford Observer that her father was "an NHS hero who lost his life to coronavirus," but whose memories will be forever.

– Juliet Alder, health worker

The 58-year-old mother worked at the West London NHS Trust since 2016. She died on April 14th and was described as "kind, caring and thoughtful" by Carolyn Regan, chief executive of the trust.

– Patricia Crowhurst, Caregiver

Ms. Crowhurst was a caregiver for more than 20 years and died on April 14th. Most recently she worked as a health worker for a nursing agency and looked after a number of homes in Teesside.

Ihre Töchter sagten gegenüber ITV News: "Sie war die liebevollste, liebevollste Frau, mit der wir das Vergnügen hatten, zusammen zu sein."

– Linnette Cruz, Zahnarzthelferin

Die 51-jährige leitende Oberschwester der Brynteg-Zahnarztpraxis in Sketty starb am 14. April, nachdem sie laut NHS Wales im März bei Covid-19 aufgenommen worden war.

Der Inhaber der Brynteg-Praxis, Nik Patel, sagte: "Sie hat allen um sie herum Liebe, Licht und Freude gebracht und wird von allen sehr vermisst werden."

– Steven Pearson, Krankenschwester für psychische Gesundheit

Der zweifache Vater Steven Pearson "widmete sein Leben der psychischen Gesundheit", sagte Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne und Wear NHS Trust, für die er 30 Jahre lang für schutzbedürftige Patienten in der Gemeinde arbeitete.

Als "hoch angesehenes Mitglied des Teams mit einer überlebensgroßen Persönlichkeit" verlässt er seine Frau Anne und ihre beiden Töchter Rebecca (26) und Bethany (20).

Johanna Daniels, Pflegeheimkrankenschwester

Der aus Südafrika stammende 67-Jährige arbeitete als Krankenschwester im Pitkerro Care Center in Dundee. Von Freunden als "unglaublich gutherzig, selbstlos und engagiert" bezeichnet, starb sie am 13. April, nachdem sie an Covid-19 erkrankt war.

– Josiane Zauma Ebonja Ekoli, Krankenschwester

Die Mutter von fünf Kindern war eine Krankenschwester, die in Leeds lebte und im Harrogate Hospital arbeitete. Sie starb am 13. April im Alter von 55 Jahren.

Ihre Tochter sagte: "Es bedeutete alles, Krankenschwester zu sein, sie macht es, so lange ich mich erinnere – mehr als 30 Jahre."

– Remigio Cabansag, Haushälterin in einem Pflegeheim

Mr Cabansag had been working at Highbury New Park Care Home in London for almost eight years when he fell ill and died on April 12.

Bosses at the home paid tribute and said he was a hard worker who took 'great pride' in keeping residents' rooms clean and was 'always willing to go the extra mile'.

– Barbara Sage, Marie Curie nurse

The 68-year-old, from Bromley in south London, died in intensive care on April 12 after spending more than 40 years working in palliative care, and the last 14 years with Marie Curie.

– Rahima Bibi Sidhanee, care home staff

Rahima Bibi Sidhanee, who worked at Grennell Lodge Nursing Home in Sutton, south London, for more than 30 years, died in hospital on April 12 after contracting Covid-19.

– Dr Peter Tun, associate specialist

The father-of-two worked as an associate specialist in neurorehabilitation at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading for more than 21 years.

The 62-year-old, who died in the intensive care unit at the hospital on April 12, was called a 'superhero dad' by his two sons in a tribute.

– Mary Agyeiwaa Agyapong, nurse

Mary Agyeiwaa Agyapong died on April 12 after testing positive for Covid-19 earlier in the month.

David Carter, chief executive at Bedfordshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, said: 'Mary worked here for five years and was a highly valued and loved member of our team, a fantastic nurse and a great example of what we stand for in this trust.'

– Cheryl Williams, ward housekeeper

North Middlesex University Hospital said Ms Williams would be remembered as a 'much-loved colleague'.

Ms Williams, who worked as a housekeeper on an elderly patient ward at the hospital in Edmonton, north London, died on April 12.

– Maureen Ellington, healthcare assistant

Grandmother Mrs Ellington, who was in her early 60s 'would light up any room she entered', worked at Southmead Hospital in Bristol and died on April 12, having worked for the NHS for more than 25 years

– Leilani Medel, nurse

Mrs Medel, who worked as an agency nurse in South Wales, was described as a 'wonderful and caring person'. Her employer, Cardiff-based Hoop Recruitment, said: 'The nursing profession has lost a warm-natured and beautiful nurse who cared for so many vulnerable people during her nursing career.'

– Amarante Dias, hospital worker

Amarante Dias, who worked at the Weston General Hospital in north Somerset, was described as a 'valued and much-loved colleague' who would be 'greatly missed'.

– Melujean Ballesteros, nurse

The 'dedicated and very caring' Filipino nurse, 60, died at St Mary's Hospital in Paddington, London, on April 12, just two days after being admitted.

– Kevin Smith, plaster technician

Doncaster Royal Infirmary confirmed the death of plaster technician Kevin Smith on April 12, following a 'brief, but courageous, battle with Covid-19'.

He worked at the hospital for more than 35 years and was 'renowned for his warm personality, diligence and compassion', the trust said.

– Oscar King Jr, hospital porter

Oscar King Jr, a Filipino porter at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford, died on April 11, aged 45. He was said to have worked for the hospital for more than a decade, 'always doing his job with great enthusiasm and joy'.

– Elbert Rico, hospital porter

A colleague of Oscar King Jr at John Radcliffe, Mr Rico worked as a porter there since moving to the UK from the Philippines in 2004 'and loved the work that he did', according to a fundraising page published by his family.

– Gareth Roberts, nurse

The death of the 'extremely popular' Mr Roberts, who came out of retirement in 2015 having worked since the 1980s, was confirmed by Cardiff and Vale University Health Board on April 11.

– Mandy Siddorn, pharmacy checking technician

Described by colleagues at Swettenham Chemists as a 'loyal, hardworking and dedicated friend', Ms Siddorn was a registered checking technician, the highest ranked non-pharmacist role.

– Donna Campbell, healthcare support worker

Described by colleagues as 'beautiful and kind-hearted', the healthcare support worker from the Velindre Cancer Centre in Cardiff died at the University Hospital of Wales on April 10.

– Sara Dee Trollope, nurse

A 51-year-old matron for older adult mental health services in Hillingdon, west London, Mrs Trollope died at Watford General Hospital on April 10 after testing positive for the virus.

The mother-of-four was described as 'an example to every one of us' by her daughter.

– Brian Darlington, porter

Mr Darlington, a porter with Mid Cheshire Hospitals, was known for handing out sweets to his colleagues. He died on April 10, aged 68.

His wife of 46 years, Ava, said: 'He was dedicated to the trust, and as a family we are grateful for and appreciative of all of the kind words and messages we have seen and received.'

– Julie Omar, nurse

The trauma and orthopaedics nurse at Redditch's Alexandra Hospital in Worcestershire died at home while self-isolating with symptoms on April 10. She was 52.

– Amor Gatinao, nurse

The nurse is reported to have died on the morning of April 10, having worked at St Charles Hospital, west London.

– Andy Costa, ward administrator

Mr Costa was one of the longest-serving members of staff at a mental health centre in London, having worked for 26 years in the NHS, most recently as a ward administrator at Highgate Mental Health Centre in north London.

The NHS trust paid tribute to his 'diligence and loyalty' after he died on April 9.

– Abdul Gellaledin, ambulance care assistant

Colleagues of Mr Gellaledin, who worked for Falck Ambulance UK helping to transport patients to and from Kingston Hospital, held a two-minute silence for him following his death earlier in April.

– Mick Gallagher, agency care worker

The 34-year-old had been working night shifts in a care home near Glasgow and was training to be a nurse at the time of his death on April 9.

He had just moved in with his partner John when he was diagnosed with the virus. He died suddenly, with John by his side.

John told Channel 4: 'His last words were that he was scared, and I was scared too but I was there for him.

'And then he told me that he loved me and I said it to him as well, that I loved him and that we were going to get through it.'

– Aimee O'Rourke, nurse

The 39-year-old nurse and mother died at the Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital in Margate, Kent, where she worked, on April 9.

– Dr Abdul Mabud Chowdhury, consultant urologist

The 53-year-old wrote a Facebook post asking Prime Minister Boris Johnson to urgently provide every NHS worker with personal protective equipment just five days before he died on the night of April 8.

– Dr Edmond Adedeji, doctor

The 62-year-old worked as a locum registrar in the emergency department of Great Western Hospital in Swindon, Wiltshire, and died 'doing a job he loved' on April 8.

– Fayez Ayache, GP

The 76-year-old general practitioner and grandfather died in Ipswich Hospital on April 8, having been diagnosed with bilateral pneumonia and coronavirus.

– Elsie Sazuze, care home nurse

Mrs Sazuze, who worked for Wolverhampton-based agency Totallycare, died on April 7 at Good Hope Hospital in Sutton Coldfield, according to the BBC, who spoke to her husband, Ken.

– Leilani Dayrit, nurse

Described as a 'ray of sunshine', Ms Dayrit, a Filipino nurse who worked at St Cross Hospital in Rugby, died on April 7.

– Donald Suelto, nurse

The 51-year-old, who worked at Hammersmith Hospital in west London, died on April 7 after going into self-isolation with coronavirus symptoms.

– Alice Kit Tak Ong, nurse

The 70-year-old, originally from Hong Kong, died on April 7 after 44 years of working for the NHS. She was described by her daughter, Melissa, as 'generous to everyone else before herself'.

– Janice Graham, nurse

The 58-year-old healthcare support worker from NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde became the first nurse in Scotland to die as a result of the coronavirus pandemic on April 6.

– Syed Zishan Haider, GP

The 79-year-old family doctor, known as Zishan by colleagues at Barking and Dagenham CCG – where he worked for more than three decades, died in hospital on April 6 after testing positive for coronavirus.

The CCG chair Dr Jagan John said: 'Dr Haider was a selfless man who loved his patients, and this is a tragic loss to our GP community.'

– Barbara Moore, patient discharge planner

Described as an 'unsung hero', the 54-year-old grandmother died on April 6, the Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust said.

– Dr Alfa Saadu, doctor

The 68-year-old, who had returned to work from retirement, died on April 6 at the Whittington Hospital in north London.

– Jitendra Rathod, surgeon

A 'highly regarded' associate specialist in cardiothoracic surgery at the University Hospital of Wales, Mr Rathod died on the morning of April 6.

– Lynsay Coventry, midwife

Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow, Essex, announced the death of the 54-year-old – the first involving a serving NHS midwife after testing positive for the virus – on April 5.

– Emily Perugia, care worker

A care co-ordinator in Hillingdon, north-west London, Ms Perugia was just 29 at the time of her death, which was confirmed on April 5.

She was described by a colleague as a 'lovely woman, who never said no to any requests'. Ms Perugia's mother, sister, brother and fiance all work for the same NHS trust as her.

– Ibilola Aladejana, hospital receptionist

Known as Lola, the 'much-loved' Mrs Aladejana was an agency worker who had been at University College Hospital for four years, most recently as a receptionist.

The mother-of-three died on April 4 due to complications of Covid-19, according to a GoFundMe page set up by her husband Ayodele Aladejana.

– Catherine Sweeney, care home worker

Ms Sweeney died on April 4 while being cared for at the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Paisley. In a statement released through the GMB union, her family said she was a 'wonderful mother, sister, and beloved aunty'.

– Glen Corbin, nurse

The 59-year-old had worked at the Park Royal Centre for Mental Health in Harlesden, north-west London, for more than 25 years and his employer, the Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust, announced his death on April 4.

– Rebecca Mack, nurse

The 29-year-old died on April 5, after going into self-isolation with symptoms. Her friend, Sarah Bredin-Kemp, said she was an 'incredible nurse'.

– Liz Glanister, nurse

Aintree University Hospital said the staff nurse died on April 3, with her family describing their loss as 'simply beyond words'.

– Dr Anton Sebastianpillai, consultant

The consultant geriatrician died on April 4, four days after being admitted to the intensive care unit and two weeks after completing his final shift on March 20, according to Kingston Hospital in south-west London.

– Elvira Bucu, healthcare assistant

Ms Bucu, based at Heatherwood Hospital in Ascot, died on April 3.

A statement from Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust said her colleagues described her as a 'ray of sunshine'.

– Amanda Forde, GP receptionist

In a statement on its website, Vale Practice in Crouch End, north London, paid tribute to the 'beautiful, caring receptionist', who died on April 3 having contracted Covid-19.

– John Alagos, nurse

The Mail On Sunday reported that the 27-year-old nurse, who treated coronavirus patients at Watford General Hospital, died after a shift on April 3.

– Areema Nasreen, nurse

Ms Nasreen, 36, died on April 2 in intensive care at Walsall Manor Hospital in the West Midlands, where she had worked for 16 years.

– Professor Mohamed Sami Shousha, researcher

The 79-year-old, who had worked at UK cancer research laboratories at London's Hammersmith and Charing Cross hospitals since 1978, died on April 2.

His nephew, Abdelrahman Shousha, said his uncle returned to work to help fight the virus despite his age, adding: 'My uncle was characterised by his humbleness, virtue and his adamancy to help and serve, whether it be his family, friends, his colleagues or his students.'

– Carol Jamabo, care worker

Mother-of-two Ms Jamabo, 56, is believed to have been the first care worker who died after contracting Covid-19 to be identified publicly.

The care worker with Cherish Elderly Care in Bury, Greater Manchester, died on April 1, according to a GoFundMe page established to support her family.

– Thomas Harvey, nurse

The healthcare assistant, a father-of-seven who worked at Goodmayes Hospital in Ilford, east London, died at home on March 29, aged 57.

– Dr Amged El-Hawrani, consultant

Dr El-Hawrani was an ear, nose and throat consultant with University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust. He died at Glenfield Hospital in Leicester on March 28, aged 55.

– Pooja Sharma, pharmacist

Ms Sharma, a pharmacist at Eastbourne District General Hospital, died unexpectedly on March 26, according to a JustGiving page created in her memory.

– Dr Habib Zaidi, doctor

The GP in Leigh-on-Sea died in intensive care at Southend Hospital, Essex, on March 25, aged 76.

– Dr Adil El Tayar, transplant surgeon

The 63-year-old died at West Middlesex University Hospital in Isleworth, west London, on March 25. He had been working as a locum surgeon.

– Charles Kwame Tanor, mental health worker

The 39-year-old had been working night shifts at Eden Place Mental Health Nursing Home in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, before he died on March 11.

Mr Tanor's partner Prudence King, his four-year-old son Charles and 12-year-old stepson said they are 'devastated' by his death.

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