Caitlyn Obrock is a 27-year-old ICU nurse, guardian angel and godmother who works at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri.
Last September, 28-year-old Monique Jones came in with severe COVID-19 symptoms and was put in the ICU.
“I wasn’t feeling good,” Jones said, according to CNN. “I had shortness of breath and I had [a] fever.”
It was hard for Obrock not to feel a strong sense of compassion for her, especially since Jones was also 26 weeks pregnant.
“With Monique being pregnant, she’s only a year older than I am, I just felt, like, a strong connection with wanting her to do well,” Obrock said. “She truthfully was a light to me. You know, we have to hold out hope.”
So she battled for Jones, doing all she could to give her strength. On Sept. 6, with Jones’