A fifth Newmarch House resident, who had tested positive for COVID-19, has died.
The 96-year-old woman, who had multiple health issues, passed away at the Caddens facility this morning.
This resident’s family has been contacted as have all the relevant authorities.
“I am thankful that a close relative was able to visit her last night before she died,” said Grant Millard, CEO of Anglicare Sydney.
“We grieve with the family, our staff who have cared for her, other residents who have come to know her, and everyone who has been thinking and praying for us during this difficult time.
“Please keep everyone in your thoughts and prayers.”