The below slide show gives a timeline of deaths in the Central Ohio area. Use the controls to navigate or let the slides move automatically.

The virtual memorial represents the number of people who have passed in Central Ohio (Counties: Delaware, Fairfield, Franklin, Hocking, Knox, Licking, Madison, Marion, Morrow, Perry, Pickaway, and Union) during the pandemic. The data is preliminary for the most recent 14 days.

About the photo used in the virtual memorial: “A [city] walks home alone at night” by Always Shooting is licensed under CC BY 2.0.

Note on data: Data will be updated regularly and only once non-preliminary. Source data is preliminary for most recent 14 days, so the slides will be at least 2 weeks behind the current date.