137th COVID-linked death: 59-year-old male with underlying health conditions

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The Joint Information Center was notified that Guam’s 137th COVID-19-related fatality occurred at the Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) on May 3, 2021, at approximately 5:37 a.m.

The patient was a 59-year-old male with underlying health conditions.

He was admitted to GRMC on May 3, 2021, and tested positive on arrival.

“Today, we mourn the loss of another soul to COVID-19. To those who loved him, Josh, Jeff, and I send our most heartfelt condolences and sympathies,” said Governor Lou Leon Guerrero. “Though scripture tells us that those who mourn shall be comforted, our faith must come with action. We must continue to do what we can to protect ourselves and our loved ones. To the People of Guam, this pandemic is far from over and I ask that you take the necessary precautions to prevent any more moments of silence.”

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