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Honoring first Hoosier killed by COVID-19 in March 2020

Posted at 10:00 AM, Mar 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-22 10:00:43-04

Friends of Roberta Shelton — the first Hoosier to die with COVID-19 — gathered for the first time in over a year to honor her with dove, balloons, and music.

Watch as her friends and family honor her life in the video above.

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