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Del Martin, a lesbian rights pioneer who took part in one of California's first same-sex weddings, died today in San Francisco after a long period of declining health. She was 87.

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2008/08/27/BAGI12JDIS.DTL
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prof_organizer From: prof_organizer Date: August 28th, 2008 04:12 am (UTC) (Link)
I read this earlier today and felt so terrible for Phyllis Lyon, her beloved wife. I hope it gives Ms. Lyon comfort that they were able to share "official" wedded bliss, even if for too short a time.
mama0807 From: mama0807 Date: August 28th, 2008 12:54 pm (UTC) (Link)
Wow. How sad.
polypolyglot From: polypolyglot Date: August 28th, 2008 01:48 pm (UTC) (Link)
May her soul be received by heaven and may her memory be a blessing to all who knew her.
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