Homeless deaths remembered

A grieving Ivy Rivers, left, presses her fingers to her lips in a kiss before placing them on a ribbon she tied onto a tree in Hawthorne Park in memory of her fiance, Christopher Pierce, 21, who was found dead of natural causes Dec. 5 in a homeless encampment.



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A grieving Ivy Rivers, left, presses her fingers to her lips in a kiss before placing them on a ribbon she tied onto a tree in Hawthorne Park in memory of her fiance, Christopher Pierce, 21, who was found dead of natural causes Dec. 5 in a homeless encampment.

They came with candles and white ribbons. Some had stories. Roughly 30 people turned out for a ceremony at Hawthorne Park on a brisk, sunny Sunday to remember homeless people who have died…




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