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More than 300 Attend Celebration of Life for Herb Weiner

Post Date:09/27/2019 2:50 PM

On Sunday, September 22, more than 300 people attended a celebration of life in Gabrielson Park for former Mayor Herbert A. "Herbie" Weiner (1941-2019). The event featured 17 speakers, followed by a reception with ice cream and other refreshments donated by local businesses.

Opening remarks were made by Mayor Joe Burns, followed by stories and reminiscences from friends, family, and representatives from community organizations and federal, state, and local government. U.S. Congressman Jared Huffman and State Senator Mike McGuire provided video tributes.

In story after story, Herbie was remembered for his warmth, enthusiasm, community building, and commitment to making Sausalito a better place for residents and visitors. Video recordings of the speakers and the accompanying slide show are available on the City's YouTube channel.

Herbie's family has requested that donations in his name be directed to the following worthy organizations: DOWNLOAD THE PROGRAM FROM THE CELEBRATION OF LIFE
WATCH A VIDEO OF THE SPEAKERS AT THE CELEBRATION OF LIFE FOR HERB WEINER
VIEW A SLIDE SHOW OF HERB WEINER PHOTOS
READ THE OBITUARY FROM THE SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE
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