Fifty-eight people were killed in the attack, making it the deadliest mass shooting in modern-day US history. Gervais's death could potentially be the 59th death, according to autopsy findings.
Gervais, who received spinal injuries and was recovering at a medical facility in Redlands, California, who died on Friday, the coroner said in a statement Monday,
an autopsy will be performed to determine the cause and manner of death, it is said in the statement.
On the night before the festival, Sarvela says Gervais told her she was ready to sell her business, retire and enjoy her life, KPTV reported. "She worked her life and gave up on it ̵
that Gerviss was in pain, even though he was paralyzed from the neck up in the shooting, the affiliate reported. "It still had scrap in it because it used exploding bullets," Sarwell explained.
Her sister told her that she was comforted by the thought that Gervay might join her late husband, who died in 2000.
"I also know that she was missing her husband very, very much, and that gives me hope. – that she is with him at the moment, "said Sarvella.
This article has been updated to clarify that the cause of Guerwei's death is not yet known.