The Joint Information Center (JIC) was notified that Guam’s 143rd COVID-19-related fatality occurred at the Guam Regional Medical City at approximately 9:11 p.m. on Sunday, July 18, 2021. The patient was a 75-year-old female, vaccinated, with underlying health conditions. She tested positive on July 7, 2021.
“To her family and friends, Jeff, Josh, and I express our heartfelt sympathies,” said Governor Lou Leon Guerrero. “We must continue to face this deadly virus head-on but we cannot do it alone. Each of us plays a crucial role in this fight. By getting your vaccine, you can help block this deadly virus from penetrating our community and harming those we love.”
(JIC Release No. 727)