104-Year-Old WWII Vet Recovers From Coronavirus, Celebrates Birthday
An Oregon Entire world War II veteran who just turned 104 could be a single of the oldest folks on the world to endure COVID-19, his spouse and children said this week, ABC reports.
William “Bill” Lapschies — whose birthday was on Wednesday — was just one of the to start with two residents to test favourable for the ailment at the Edward C. Allworth Veterans’ Home in the metropolis of Lebanon, local station KOIN reported.
To date, 15 residents have tested beneficial and two have died, according to the report.
Lapschies — who has two grandchildren, six excellent grandchildren, and 5 wonderful fantastic grandchildren — has been isolated in his place given that he very first confirmed signs and symptoms March 5, according to the report.
He was identified with the bug on March 10.