In Memoriam Category


Dearly Beloved….We Are Gathered Here To Honor Prince

April 21, 2016 • 2016 is turning into an “Annus horribilis” when it comes to losing legendary...

Left to right: George Harrison, George Martin, Paul McCartney, John Lennon, Ringo Starr

The 1964 Bieber (AKA Paul McCartney) Comes To Town In April…And, Farewell To...

March 9, 2016 • It’s a very “Beatles-y” kind of day I...


Community Leader, Sonorra McMath, Passed Away Last Month.

January 14, 2016 • SGS learned entirely too late that a powerhouse queer woman of color, Sonorra...


Ziggy Is Dead. David Bowie Succumbs To Cancer At Age 69

January 10, 2016 • Sadly, it’s not an Internet joke. Iconic British pop star David Bowie died today...


A Toast To….The Legendary Carol Doda

November 11, 2015 • A lot of you are going: “Huh?” (but a lot of you say that about...


Pacific NW Pitchman For “Vern Fonk” Has Honked His Last Honk

August 18, 2015 • For Pacific Northwest fans of cheesy locally made television...

Isidor "Auntie Izzy" Martinez.

Wake Set For Beloved Seattle Queen And Personality, Isidor “Aunty” Martinez

April 2, 2015 • Friends and family of famed Seattle drag mother/door person Isidor “Aunty Izzy”...

Trenton Garris.
Photo from his Facebook page.

Memorial Service For Trenton Garris Set For Golden Gardens On March 8

March 6, 2015 •   Trenton Garris, a beloved member of Seattle’s LGBTQ community died...


World Mourns Robin Williams…Will His Work In Gay Film “Boulevard” Screen In Seattle?

August 13, 2014 • Fans of iconic comedian/actor Robin Williams continue to mourn the...

July 13, 2013 • RIP Cory Monteith

June 19, 2013 • RIP James Gandolfini

May 13, 2013 • RIP Dr. Joyce Brothers…

February 5, 2013 • Arpad Miklos Dead At Age 45

July 22, 2012 • A Toast To Scott Kalina

May 17, 2012 • Last Dance for Lady Summer

January 20, 2012 • A Toast to Etta James.