The renowned style writer was with the fashion icon for over 35 years.
The news first began to surface on social media Wednesday night.
The activist is being remembered by the community for how loving she was as well as her fight for equality and for victims of abuse.
The performer helped to shape the realness with a twist category.
The 2020 Out 100 honoree passed away peacefully in her sleep, leaving behind a legacy that changed how the Social Security Administration handles trans spouses.
The RuPaul collaborator is responsible for much of the sound of ballroom today.