Vigil Held For Late Golden Krust Founder

The snow didn’t prevent Bronxites from attending the somber candlelight vigil.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

Relatives, friends, co-workers and many others paid their respects to the late Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery and Grill founder Lowell Hawthorne on Saturday, December 9 at the first Golden Krust store he opened at 1381 E. Gun Hill Road.

Hawthorne, 57, died of a single self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head in his office at 3958 Park Avenue on the night of Saturday, December 2.

Ethan Wilson offered his thoughts and prayers to the late Lowell Hawthorne and his family.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

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