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The 12 people killed in the Virginia Beach shooting included decades-long employees of the city, according to officials.

"They leave a void that we will never be able to fill," City Manager Dave Hansen said.  https://nbcnews.to/2MjHBzv 

Robert "Bobby" Williams, from Chesapeake, Virginia, worked as a special projects coordinator in Virginia Beach's public utilities department for 41 years.  http://nbcnews.to/2MjHBzv 

Laquita C. Brown, also from Chesapeake, had been a right-of-way agent in the city's public works department for four and a half years.  http://nbcnews.to/2MjHBzv 

Tara Welch Gallagher, from Virginia Beach, served as an engineer for six years.  http://nbcnews.to/2MjHBzv 

Alexander Mikhail Gusev, also from Virginia Beach, worked as a right-of-way agent for nine years.  http://nbcnews.to/2MjHBzv 

Christopher Kelly Rapp, an engineer from Powhatan, had worked for Virginia Beach's public works department for only 11 months.  http://nbcnews.to/2MjHBzv 

Mary Louise Gayle, from Virginia Beach, served as a right-of-way agent for 24 years.  http://nbcnews.to/2MjHBzv 

Katherine A. Nixon, from Virginia Beach, had worked as an engineer within the public utilities department for a decade.  http://nbcnews.to/2MjHBzv 

Richard H. Nettleton, from Norfolk, Virginia, was also an engineer who worked in the department for 28 years.  http://nbcnews.to/2MjHBzv 

Ryan Keith Cox had been an account clerk for over 12 years.  http://nbcnews.to/2MjHBzv 

Joshua O. Hardy had been an engineering technician for over four years.  http://nbcnews.to/2MjHBzv 

Michelle "Missy" Langer worked as an administrative assistant for 12 years.  http://nbcnews.to/2MjHBzv 

Herbert "Bert" Snelling was a contractor from Virginia Beach who was at the municipal building for a permit. He was the only one among the 12 killed who was not an employee of the city.  http://nbcnews.to/2MjHBzv  #NBCNewsThreads

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