In memory of our nursing staff

Thank you for taking time to remember a nurse or health care employee who has died during the coronavirus pandemic.
Every life lost is a tragedy, and on behalf of everyone at the Royal College of Nursing, I would like to pay tribute to our colleagues who have died whilst caring for others and keeping them safe.
I hope this online Book of Remembrance will become a lasting legacy that reflects the bravery and compassion of our nursing colleagues. I sincerely hope it will offer some comfort to the family and friends of those who have died, and a reassurance that they will never be forgotten.

Donna Kinnair,
Chief Executive and General Secretary, RCN

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Remembrance messages

I'm sorry for any nursing staff who have lost their lives to covid. You have been severely let down by the government in many ways. Thank you for everything you do
Andy Platt
To our lovely darling angel Miri who sadly lost her life to Covid 19 last year. She helped to care for the first wave covid 19 on Critical Care. She was a loving family lady who lost her life to Covid
Jayne Highcock
no matter where the nurses are from, they still require our gratitude for all they've give. Especially those who've given their lives
john d. krull
RIP to the pandemic heroes.
Khyam
Caring people are hard to find. You did a wondaful job looking after people, you went through a lot, saw a lot. The job was not always pleasant, but you did it, you made a difference. RIP
Susan
It is so very sad that we have lost so many nursing staff and care workers, whilst going about their duties looking after people with COVID-19,we must never forget them
Walter Jackson
Thank you for your sacrifice.
Melinda B Jones, RN, CNM
Selfless wonderful people who will be missed forever and never forgotten ❤️❤️
Jayne baron
Paddy McManus, 'one of the boys' from county hospital, nurse with over 40 years experience, not many of us male nurses around but Paddy was a pioneer great chap to have known as a colleague
Peter Hall
Lost several former colleagues during covid, Mark Elton, former solicitor, retrained to be a palliative care nurse, inspirational character, often looked up to as a work father figure, true hero
Peter Hall
I pay my tribute to the nurses who lost there lives while treating covid Patients.
Arati
In loving memory of my beloved sister Patricia a Registered Nurse and Midwife who died on 21 May 2020 a life long member of the RCN.
Graham Lake