Former NYC Mayor Ed Koch Dead At 88Spokesman George Arzt said Koch died at 2 a.m. at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia hospital of congestive heart failure. The funeral will be Monday at Temple Emanu-El in Manhattan.
Remembering Former NYC Mayor Ed Koch: Statements And CondolencesStatements and condolences have been pouring in since news that former New York City Mayor Ed Koch died early Friday morning.
David Dinkins Reflects On Death Of Fellow Former Mayor Ed Koch"Shock, frankly, all though I knew that Ed was not well and I knew that we has in intensive care. Still, I was not quite prepared for that," Dinkins said. "He seems to be indestructible. I thought he'd go on forever."
Former Mayor Ed Koch Back In The HospitalJust two days after he was released, former Mayor Ed Koch was back in the hospital Monday.
Former NYC Mayor Ed Koch Expects To Leave Hospital SaturdayKoch was admitted Saturday night with fluid in his lungs and swollen ankles.
Former Mayor Ed Koch Back In The Hospital, But Doing WellThe 88-year-old was admitted Saturday night with swollen ankles, according to spokesman George Arzt.
Former Mayor Koch Expected To Leave Hospital In Time For 88th Birthday Koch said Friday through a spokesman: "There's no fear of my not making my birthday party next week."
Former NYC Mayor Ed Koch Remains Hospitalized With PneumoniaSpokesman George Arzt said he was having lunch with the former mayor on Tuesday when Koch said he didn’t feel well.
Former Mayor Ed Koch Hospitalized With Respiratory InfectionEd Koch, who turns 88 on Dec. 12, was "admitted this afternoon to New York-Presbyterian Hospital with a respiratory infection. The infection is being treated with antibiotics," spokesman George Arzt said in a brief release.