Missouri state Rep. Sara Walsh’s husband, Steve Walsh, has died following the couple’s diagnosis of Covid-19.
Sara Walsh posted the announcement on Twitter and Facebook this morning.
Steve Walsh had been hospitalized since early this month.
Sara Walsh, is a Republican from Ashland serving Missouri’s 50th House District and said she recovered from the virus after recuperating at home.
She is currently running for U.S. Rep. Vicky Hartzler’s 4th congressional seat.
Her husband was Hartzler’s press secretary.
The couple had chosen to not be vaccinated against COVID-19.