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By BAR staff | October 16, 2019

The obituary for George Edward McLane.

By Cynthia Laird | October 16, 2019

Frank William Shawl, a gay man who was dance artist, educator, and co-founder, along with the late Victor Anderson, of Shawl-Anderson Dance Center in Berkeley, died at his home Friday, October 4. He was 87.


By | October 16, 2019

The obituary for Philip Dwight Mathews.

By John Ferrannini | October 15, 2019

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.


By BAR staff | September 25, 2019

The obituary for Ernesto Javier Perez Aguas.

By BAR staff | September 25, 2019

The obituary for Stephen O. Murray.


By BAR staff | September 25, 2019

The obituary for Thomas (Tom) Cannon Menk.

By BAR staff | August 14, 2019

The obituary for Gregory Scott Brouse.


By BAR staff | August 14, 2019

The obituary for Jere Puckett Mitchell.

By BAR staff | August 7, 2019

The obituary for Peter Todd Metcalf.


By BAR staff | July 29, 2019

The obituary for Paul Edward Shavers.

By Meg Elison | July 24, 2019

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.


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