PHOTOS: Elegance and Honor, the State Funeral of José Sarria

The state funeral of legendary gay rights activist José Julio Sarria was a combination events: The social event of the season, a glittering photo op, and a deeply emotional tribute to a stellar figure in the LGBT movement.

BY Christopher Harrity

September 08 2013 3:00 AM ET

Int the photo above: Mayor's Homeless Coordinator Bevan Dufty, Treasuer Jose Cisneros, Supervisor Scott Weiner Tom Horn former BAR publisher; Second row; Michael Yamashita, publisher Bay Area Reporter.

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