By Spectrum News Staff Queens |
QUEENS, N.Y. – Funeral services were held Tuesday morning for Queens State Senator Jose Peralta.
Mayor Bill de Blasio was among the mourners at St. Joan of Arc Church in Jackson Heights.
A wake for Peralta was held the day prior in Astoria.
He was remembered as a tireless advocate for the immigrant community.
Peralta died suddenly Wednesday at the age of 47.
His cause of death is still unclear.