A group of men carry the body of Mayor Ed Lee into San Francisco City Hall Friday, December 15, 2017 to lie in state in the rotunda. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Mayor Ed Lee lies in state at San Francisco City Hall

A procession for late San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee made its way through the streets of San Francisco early Friday morning before arriving at City Hall, where Lee will lie in state starting at 8 a.m.

Lee, 65, died unexpectedly early Tuesday morning.

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Lee was the 43rd mayor of San Francisco and The City’s first Asian-American mayor.

His casket will be at City Hall from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

On Sunday, friends, family and elected officials will celebrate Lee’s life in a memorial service beginning at 3 p.m., also at City Hall, which is open to the public.

Bay City News Service contributed to this report.

 

The body of Mayor Ed Lee, who died unexpectedly Tuesday, lies in state in City Hall on Friday. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

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