Obituaries

Obituary: George Edward McLane

Obituary: George Edward McLane

The obituary for George Edward McLane.

Online Extra: LGBTQ Agenda: SF trans comedian Daphne Dorman, subject of Chappelle routine, dies

Online Extra: LGBTQ Agenda: SF trans comedian Daphne Dorman, subject of Chappelle routine, dies

Daphne Dorman, a transgender comedian and activist who gained national prominence after being referenced by Dave Chappelle in his controversial Netflix special, died by suicide October 11, according to media outlets and San Francisco officials.

Obituary: Ernesto Javier Perez Aguas

Obituary: Ernesto Javier Perez Aguas

The obituary for Ernesto Javier Perez Aguas.

Obituary: Thomas (Tom) Cannon Menk

Obituary: Thomas (Tom) Cannon Menk

The obituary for Thomas (Tom) Cannon Menk.

Obituary: Stephen O. Murray

Obituary: Stephen O. Murray

The obituary for Stephen O. Murray.

Obituary: Gregory Scott Brouse

Obituary: Gregory Scott Brouse

The obituary for Gregory Scott Brouse.

Obituary: Jere Puckett Mitchell

Obituary: Jere Puckett Mitchell

The obituary for Jere Puckett Mitchell.

Obituaries: Peter Todd Metcalf

Obituaries: Peter Todd Metcalf

The obituary for Peter Todd Metcalf.

Obituary: Paul Edward Shavers

Obituary: Paul Edward Shavers

The obituary for Paul Edward Shavers.

Ex-congressman who sued B.A.R. dies

Ex-congressman who sued B.A.R. dies

William E. Dannemeyer, an arch-conservative former California congressman who advocated quarantining people living with AIDS and once sued the Bay Area Reporter for libel, died July 9. He was 89.

Stevens was an early supporter of LGBTs

Stevens was an early supporter of LGBTs

Former U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, who was buried in Arlington National Cemetery this week, was one of the first members of the nation's highest court to express support for LGBT people.

Obituaries: Frank Schumacher

Obituaries: Frank Schumacher

The obituary for Frank Schumacher.

Castro landlord Steven David Tessler dies

Castro landlord Steven David Tessler dies

Steven David Tessler, a gay man and longtime Castro landlord, died July 9 from complications of a stroke, which he suffered last year.

Gay bathhouse proponent Reid Condit dies

Gay bathhouse proponent Reid Condit dies

Reid Condit, a gay man who for decades supported reopening bathhouses in San Francisco, died July 10, according to the San Francisco Medical Examiner's office. He was 78.