Issue:  Vol. 48 / No. 3 / 18 January 2018

SF Mayor Ed Lee dies suddenly

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee died Tuesday, December 12 at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital. He was 65.


According to the San Francisco Chronicle, Lee collapsed at a local Safeway store and was rushed to the hospital. He is believed to have suffered a heart attack.

Lee was a steadfast supporter of the LGBTQ community, appointing out people to various leadership posts in city government, and leading the Mayors Against LGBT Discrimination.

He is survived by his wife, Anita, and two daughters.

The Bay Area Reporter will have more in this week’s paper.

— Cynthia Laird, December 12, 2017 @ 11:12 am PST
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