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

Arthur Hughes
Site Infrastructure
Engineering Manager
Savannah River Site

Joseph Jackson
H Tank Farm Operator
Savannah River Site

Jeremy L. Kinsey
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