Witty, blunt, irascible face of New York City served for three terms
Ed Koch in 2011 striking a familiar pose — all smiles before cameras and microphones on another successful Election Night. The irrepressible Koch, who served three terms, died early Friday morning at age 88.
Temple Emanu-El in Manhattan, where the service for Mayor Ed Koch was held on Monday.
An NYPD honor guard carries the casket of former Mayor Ed Koch out of Temple Emanu-El on Monday.
Mayor Bloomberg, front, and former mayors Rudy Giuliani and David Dinkins departing the temple.
Former President Bill Clinton greets the crowd outside Temple Emanu-El after the service.
Nayibe Nunez-Berger, left, and Aida Gonzales-Jarrin of the Latin-American Cultural Center of Queens, with the event’s official program.