Maria Mercader, our beloved CBS News colleague, died from COVID-19 on Sunday at age 54.
“It’s nearly impossible to be someone EVERYONE loves, but Maria was.” https://t.co/HEKNnnBNlj pic.twitter.com/uvFKMGKBg8
— CBS News (@CBSNews) March 29, 2020
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.
The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.
@CBSThisMorning My heartfelt condolences to all of you at CBS for the loss of your friend and colleague Maria Mercado. You gave her a beautiful tribute. Sending prayers for peace and healing hearts and prayers for good health.
— Kathy Sparr Hatcher (@ksparrhatcher) March 30, 2020
— Sandy Soyyo (@SandySoyyo1) March 29, 2020