Farewell Joan Rivers . . .
A beautiful September Sunday morning saw the gathering on 5th Ave at the Temple Emanu-El for the sad, fond farewell to the dynamic Joan Rivers . . . a woman I somehow always thought of as living forever!
Work flow, Whoopi Goldberg almost online.
Grant Shaffer and Allan Cumming
Newsreader Diane Sawyer, far right.
Music impresario, Clive Davis
Margaret Cho, Comedian
Long time Personal Shopper at Bergdorf Goodman’s and old friend of Joan’s – Betty Halbreich, left.
Comedian Jim Gaffigan
Broadway star and actress, Bernadette Peters.
Comedian Joy Behar
Order of Service
- Part of the Gay Men’s Chorus
Mario Cantone, Comedian
Simon Doonan, Creative Director, Barneys
Steve Forbes, Publisher, Forbes Magazine.
Kyle Maclachlan, actor.
Amy, friend of Joan’s – “like a mother to me . . .”
Talk Show host, Andy Cohen
Billy Bush, radio and television host.
Deborah Norville in press interview outside Temple
Friends of Joan