The LGBT+ community is mourning the lack of one in all its brightest stars.
Cecilia Gentili, a transgender advocate and actress, died on the age of 52 on Feb. 6.
“Our beloved Cecilia Gentili handed away this morning to proceed watching over us in spirit,” an announcement shared on her Instagram page the identical day learn. “Please be light with one another and love each other with ferocity. We shall be sharing extra updates about providers and what’s to return within the following days. At the moment, we’re asking for privateness, time, and house to grieve.”
Followers, pals and family members of the late actress have been flooding the put up with love.
“Our group won’t ever be the identical with out you, Cecilia,” wrote U.S. Consultant Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Thanks for giving us a lot, relentlessly, each single day. You remodeled so many lives and shined a light-weight throughout Jackson Heights, Corona, and past.”