Italian priest dies of coronavirus after giving his respirator to a younger patient he did not know
Italian priest dies of coronavirus after giving his respirator to a younger patient he did not know

Italian priest who contracted coronavirus has died after giving his respirator to a younger patient who was also battling the illness.

Friar Don Giuseppe Berardelli, 72, was the priest for the parish of Casnigo, a small village just 40 miles northeast of Milan.

He died in hospital in Lovere, Bergamo, one of the worst-hit areas in Italy.

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According to the hospital, he refused to use a respirator his parishioners had bought for him and instead gave it to a younger patient he did not know.

In an obituary on Araberara, an Italian news website, one healthcare worker said: “He was a priest who listened to everyone, he knew how to listen, whoever turned to him knew that he could count on his help.” Read Here

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