Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar has announced that her father has passed away from COVID-19 complications.
Nur Omar Mohamed, 67, passed away on Monday morning (June 15th), Rep. Omar said in a statement announcing her father’s death, “No words can describe what he meant to me and all who knew him. She would also post him on her Instagram account.
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إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji'cuun Surely we belong to God and to him shall we return. It is with tremendous sadness and pain to say goodbye to my father, Nur Omar Mohamed. No words can describe what he meant to me and all who knew and loved him.
It has been reported that COVID-19 has killed more than 100,000 people.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the Omar family.