sergeant in the Fairview, New Jersey police department who quit his job
there in 1979 after 15 years spent concealing his sexual orientation
and moved to New York, where he and gay NYC police sergeant Charles H.
Cochrane, Jr. (d. 2008) founded the Gay Officers Action League, known
as GOAL, the first organization to address the needs and concerns of
gay and lesbian law enforcement personnel.
Cause of Death: Heart disease
Born: March 18, 1944
Died: May 10, 2015
Location: New York City, New York