"On behalf of the family of Scott Quiner, I would like to thank the public for the outpouring of love and support during this difficult time," Holsten said in a statement.
"The family now requests privacy while they grieve the loss of their beloved husband and father.".
The family dropped litigation against Mercy Hospital last week after Scott Quiner's transfer, court records show.
Allina Health, which operates Mercy Hospital, issued the following statement:.
"We are saddened to hear about the passing of Scott Quiner and our deepest condolences go out to family, friends and loved ones.
His passing marks yet another very sad moment as collectively we continue to face the devastating effects of the pandemic. »