Obituaries

Obituaries: Johnny Hedges

Obituaries: Johnny Hedges

The obituary for Johnny Hedges, who consulted with consulted with Marty Blecman for Fantasy Records on the production and re-mix for gender-bending pioneer and disco icon Sylvester and was known as a top DJ.

Obituaries: Michael Nelson Finn

Obituaries: Michael Nelson Finn

The obituary for Michael Nelson Finn, who was a fixture in the local performing arts scene.

Obituaries: Donald Dean Price

Obituaries: Donald Dean Price

The obituary for Donald Dean Price, a longtime volunteer for many causes.

Obituaries: Douglas (Doug) Anderson

Obituaries: Douglas (Doug) Anderson

The obituary for Douglas (Doug) Anderson, who worked in the transportation, logistics, and trucking industry and stood for social equality.

Obituaries: William Alan Stern

Obituaries: William Alan Stern

The obituary for William Alan Stern, who lived in the Mission district for over three decades and adored all varieties of culture.

Gina Moscone, widow of slain SF mayor, dies

Gina Moscone, widow of slain SF mayor, dies

Gina Moscone, the widow of slain San Francisco mayor George Moscone, has died, according to Governor Gavin Newsom's office. She was 91.

Obituaries: Gerardo Manzo

Obituaries: Gerardo Manzo

The obituary for Gerardo Manzo, a popular bartender at the Eagle and Hole in the Wall bars in San Francisco.

Obituaries: Robert Dean Reiter

Obituaries: Robert Dean Reiter

The obituary for Robert Dean Reiter, who was a longtime attorney for Alameda County.

Urvashi Vaid, noted LGBTQ leader, dies

Urvashi Vaid, noted LGBTQ leader, dies

Pioneering Indian American LGBTQ leader, attorney, and author Urvashi Vaid died at a hospital in New York City May 14. She was 63.

Rick Stokes, 'the other gay man' who ran against Milk, dies

Rick Stokes, 'the other gay man' who ran against Milk, dies

Rick Earl Stokes, famously "the other gay candidate" who ran against Harvey Milk for San Francisco supervisor in 1977, died May 3.

Obituaries: John William Hughes

Obituaries: John William Hughes

The obituary for John William Hughes, who worked at the San Francisco Chronicle, the SF Public Library, and the Asian Art Museum.

David Forbes, a reverend and leatherman, dies

David Forbes, a reverend and leatherman, dies

The Reverend Canon David R. Forbes, a leatherman, outdoorsman, and Episcopal priest loved as much for his compassion as his intellect, died at his home in Palm Springs, April 26, three days short of his 97th birthday.

Obituaries: Bernardine Anna Banonis

Obituaries: Bernardine Anna Banonis

The obituary for Bernardine Anna Banonis, who was a fixture in the Castro neighborhood.

Memorial set for Robert Mainardi

Memorial set for Robert Mainardi

A memorial has been scheduled for Robert Mainardi, who ran The Magazine store in San Francisco.