Former Volusia paramedic dies from COVID-19

Elizabeth Kubik Caughie died on Sept. 5

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VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. – A former Volusia County paramedic died from COVID-19 on Sunday, according to county officials.

Volusia County EMS said Elizabeth Kubik Caughie leaves behind a 4-year-old daughter.

Caughie worked with Volusia County EMS from August 2009 to September 2020.

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“She was an excellent caregiver and always had a smile,” the county posted on Facebook.

A memorial celebration for Caughie will be held at 1 p.m. on Sept. 17 at the Volusia Memorial Funeral Home in Port Orange.