The Department of Energy (DOE) is deeply saddened by the passing of 81 of our colleagues due to the COVID-19 pandemic. While we reflect on their memories, we also honor their commitment and are grateful for having served alongside them. We extend our gratitude and deepest condolences to the families and loved ones of those lost. The following individuals are remembered by their organizations and their names and background information are provided with the consent of their families.

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Cuttie W. Bacon IV
Director, Enterprise Data Collection, Validation, Analytics, & Reporting
Office of the Chief Information Officer


Norman Blankenship
Safety / Training Director
Strategic Petroleum Reserve


Robert Andrew Brown III
H Tank Farm Operator
Savannah River Site


Tony Curtis
ESD Operations/ Research Support
Savannah River Site


Lynn Davis
RAD CON Inspector
Savannah River Site


Ronald Gilletti
Cyber Assurance Architect
Sandia National Laboratories


Jim Gore
Environmental Scientist
Legacy Management


Dustin Hernandez
Security Police Officer
NNSA


Arthur Hughes
Site Infrastructure
Engineering Manager
Savannah River Site


Joseph Jackson
H Tank Farm Operator
Savannah River Site


Jeremy L. Kinsey
Carpenter
Savannah River Site


James Kirkland
General Superintendent - Construction Management
Savannah River Site


William "Ron" Lee
Process Engineer
Pantex Plant


Samuel McGowan
Quality Services
Savannah River Site


Craig Nix
Truck Driver, Mail Carrier
Y-12 National Security Complex


Jean Ramirez
Senior Business Specialist
Brookhaven National Laboratory


Richard Earl Reiss Jr
Principal Q & A Specialist
Nevada National Security Site


Michael Anthony Roberts
Labourer MOU
Savannah River Site


David Roof
Construction Engineering
Savannah River Site


Rick Sherwood
Manager, Program Management
Sandia National Laboratories


Peter Wilson
Site Services Dispatcher
Savannah River Site


David Trevino
Operator / ERT
Strategic Petroleum Reserve