Summary: pioneering gay rights advocate whose love for a gay son prompted her to become one of the founding members of the gay support group known as Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians & Gays (PFLAG), which became an international organization for parents and relatives of gay men and lesbians.
Cause of Death: Natural causes
Born: December 4, 1920
Died: January 8, 2013
Location: Daly City, California