Susan Love spent months trying to keep COVID-19 out of a South Jersey retirement community. Then it killed her.
During the year of the pandemic, Susan Love’s all-consuming, sad, uplifting job was to keep the vulnerable residents of Lions Gate safe from the coronavirus. To her dismay, the virus still infiltrated the Voorhees retirement community during New Jersey’s first, horrific wave in the spring. Ninety-nine staff members and residents tested positive. Fourteen residents died.