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Lesbian “hero and role model” Del Martin dies aged 87

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  1. Deeply saddened by this news. Heartfelt sympathies to Ms Lyon and all her other family and friends. RIP Del, you will not be forgotten.

  2. A brave pioneer for us. Heartfelt condolences.

  3. Thank you Del for giving us the rights we enjoy today! xx

  4. Simon Murphy 28 Aug 2008, 10:39am

    Sad news. Although it’s fitting that as the founder of the first ever lesbian rights group that by the time of her death she was legally married to her wife. Condolences to Phyllis Lyon.

  5. My heart is warmed by the fact that she was able to live to marry her beloved Phyllis.

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