“It went through like wildfire.”
WLNS — Thirteen nuns at a Roman Catholic convent in Livonia, Michigan have died of COVID-19 complications since the outbreak began, 22% of residents, said a spokeswoman for the Felician Sisters of North America. SOURCE: WLNS 6 News
Seventeen nuns recovered, Suzanne Wilcox English said Tuesday. According to the Global Sisters Report the nuns ranged in age from 69 to 99 and included teachers, an author and a secretary in the Vatican Secretariat of State.
Coronavirus spread so quickly through a convent in Michigan that it claimed the lives of 12 sisters in one month, beginning on Good Friday https://t.co/1ljcktM5tW
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