Obituaries

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Manuel Montero Dominguez: July 3, 1934 – December 7, 2019

In the evening hours of Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019, hand in hand with his wife…

Jorge Hernández-Mondragón: 1952-2019

Family and friends of Jorge Alex Hernández-Mondragón, a former community activist, who died On Feb.…

So long Ted: Goodbye to our friend and legendary street photographer Ted Pushinsky

[su_label type=”black”]Ted Pushinksy: Dec. 3, 1946—Jan. 23, 2018[/su_label] Dear Friends, It is with great sadness…

She just wanted to go home: Elderly woman dies after being evicted

  Iris Canada, the 100-year-old woman who died within weeks of being evicted, had only…

An old Teco says goodbye to his partner of 40 years

Rita Bernadette Cunningham Serravalli Howard, who despite her small stature was feisty as hell, died…

Honoring legacy of Mexican Museum founder

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Helen Chavez dies at 88

Helen Chavez, the wife of Cesar Chavez, was surrounded by family at San Joaquin Community…

Silvia Mamacoatl Parra: Beloved ‘artivist’ remembered

One of the leading lights of the Latino community flickered out on Sunday, Dec. 13,…

Native American activist goes out fighting

A dedicated activist who attended numerous marches and demonstrations throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, Frankie Rivera died on Aug. 29 of brain cancer. He was 38.

Beloved ‘translatina’ activist remembered

Jovana Luna, long-time Mission resident and transgender rights advocate died unexpectedly on Sunday, Aug. 16. She was 39. Her cause of death is unknown as of press time. Luna was a vital figure in creating and expanding the Mission-based translatina organization, El/La.