Posted by on December 12, 2017
Categories: Bay Area

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee passed away early this morning in San Francisco, according to city officials.

In a statement this morning, officials from the mayor’s office said that Lee passed away at 1:11 a.m. at the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital. Lee was 65 years old.

Family, friends and colleagues were at his side at the time of his passing, officials said. He is survived by his wife Anita and two daughters, Brianna and Tania.

According to city officials, in accordance with the city charter, Board of Supervisors President London Breed is Acting Mayor of San Francisco, effective immediately.