Obituaries

Obituaries: Philip Mark Cortland

Obituaries: Philip Mark Cortland

This weeks obituary is for Philip Mark Cortland.

Former SF police commissioner Julius Turman dies

Former SF police commissioner Julius Turman dies

Friends and colleagues remember Julius Turman, the gay former San Francisco police commissioner who was found dead in his home last weekend.

Obituaries: Peter K. Lee

Obituaries: Peter K. Lee

The obituary for Peter K. Lee.

Obituaries: Richard E. Dolbec

Obituaries: Richard E. Dolbec

The obituary for Richard E. Dolbec.

Obituaries: Frank John McNamara

Obituaries: Frank John McNamara

This week's obituary is for Frank John McNamara

Dykes on Bikes founding member Soni Wolf dies

Dykes on Bikes founding member Soni Wolf dies

Soni S.H.S. Wolf, a lesbian and founding member of the Dykes on Bikes Women's Motorcycle Contingent, died Wednesday, April 25, the organization announced May 1.

Union organizer, teacher John Mehring dies

Union organizer, teacher John Mehring dies

John Mehring, a gay man who was a local union organizer and teacher, died March 30 at a hospital in Minneapolis. He was 65.

Obituaries: Damien Grey

Obituaries: Damien Grey

This week's obituary is for Damien Grey.

Former Lambda Legal lawyer David Buckel kills self

Former Lambda Legal lawyer David Buckel kills self

Well-known former Lambda Legal Defense and Education attorney David Buckel was found dead in a public park in Brooklyn, New York, Saturday, April 14, having apparently taken his own life by setting himself on fire in protest over the use of fossil fuels.

Former Examiner arts critic David Bonetti dies

Former Examiner arts critic David Bonetti dies

David Bonetti, a gay man and former longtime arts critic for the old San Francisco Examiner newspaper, died Wednesday, April 4, in Brookline, Massachusetts. He was 70.

Obituaries: Edward C. Wilson

Obituaries: Edward C. Wilson

This week's obituary is for Edward C. Wilson

LGBT leader Christopher Tripp Zanetis killed in Iraq helicopter crash

LGBT leader Christopher Tripp Zanetis killed in Iraq helicopter crash

Stanford Law School graduate and Air National Guard search and rescue airman Christopher Tripp Zanetis died in a helicopter crash in Iraq March 15. He was 37.

Obituary: Joseph Zbycho Kukulka

Obituary: Joseph Zbycho Kukulka

Obituary for Joseph Zbycho Kukulka.

Memorial set for Dennis Peron

Memorial set for Dennis Peron

A memorial and celebration of life will be held for gay marijuana advocate Dennis Peron Sunday, March 11, from 5 to 10 p.m. at Flore, 2298 Market Street in San Francisco.