Shared from the 11/17/2017 San Antonio Express eEdition

A time to remember transgender lives lost across U.S.

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Photos by Tom Reel / San Antonio Express-News

ABOVE: Placards representing the dead are raised in unison as the Transgender Day of Remembrance is observed in Travis Park and Travis Park United Methodist Church.

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LEFT: The Rev. Naomi Brown reads the list of the dead. One of those was Kenne McFadden, whose body was found floating in the River Walk in April.

San Antonio’s LGBTQ community commemorated the Transgender Day of Remembrance on Thursday night, a recognition of the trans lives that were lost across the U.S. during the year. Kenne McFadden, a trans woman of color from San Antonio, was one of those lost. Her body was found floating in the River Walk in April. The case into her death, which was ruled a homicide, remains open.

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