Obituaries

Former B.A.R. editor Paul Lorch dies

Former B.A.R. editor Paul Lorch dies

Paul Lorch, a gay man who, as editor of the Bay Area Reporter in the early 1980s, opposed closing gay bathhouses to stem the spread of AIDS and published a list of gays he said were "enemies" of the community, died July 21. He was 86.

Obituary: Jim Lechleitner

Obituary: Jim Lechleitner

This week's obituary for Jim Lechleitner.

Obituary: Cindy Lee ("Samantha" or "Tornado") Terhune

Obituary: Cindy Lee ("Samantha" or "Tornado") Terhune

This week's obituary for Cindy Lee ("Samantha" or "Tornado") Terhune.

Obituaries: Charles Andrew ("Chuck") Slaton

Obituaries: Charles Andrew ("Chuck") Slaton

This week's obituaries.

Tom Gallagher, first out Foreign Service officer, dies

Tom Gallagher, first out Foreign Service officer, dies

Tom Gallagher, the country's first openly gay Foreign Service officer who was forced to quit because of his sexual orientation but was later reinstated, died July 8 in Tinton Falls, New Jersey. He was 77.

Obituaries: Samuel Howard Aller

Obituaries: Samuel Howard Aller

The obituary for Samuel Howard Aller.

Obituary: R. Wayne Henderson

Obituary: R. Wayne Henderson

Obituary for R. Wayne Henderson.

Obituary: John E. Voyles

Obituary: John E. Voyles

Obituary for John E. Voyles.

Obituary: Dean R. Polton

Obituary: Dean R. Polton

The obituary for Dean R. Polton.

Obituaries: Hope Berry Manley

Obituaries: Hope Berry Manley

This week's obituary for Hope Berry Manley.

Gay park flagger dies

Gay park flagger dies

A gay man collapsed and died Sunday, June 10, while participating in Flagging in the Park at San Francisco's Golden Gate Park.

Former B.A.R. book critic Jim Nawrocki dies

Former B.A.R. book critic Jim Nawrocki dies

Jim Nawrocki, a gay man who wrote book reviews for the Bay Area Reporter, died May 31 at his home in San Francisco. He was 54.

Obituaries: Terry Lee Duncan

Obituaries: Terry Lee Duncan

This week's obituary is for Terry Lee Duncan.

Obituaries: William Bernard Pielock Jr.

Obituaries: William Bernard Pielock Jr.

This week's obituary is for William Bernard Pielock Jr.