“His longtime love Victoria (Sage) notes that ‘he bravely went into the unknown on his own terms,’ ‘ Palmer said.
Rasmussen doesn’t care about pronoun usage and accepts either he/he or she/she, Sage told the newspaper.
But protesters in Westboro “were met with a crowd of protesters – many of them wearing skirts – supporting Stu and demanding that they leave town,” Palmer said.
“He sets an example for members of our community who need to see that it is safe to live their lives openly in our community,” Palmer added. “My thoughts are with Victoria, as she comes to terms with life without Stuart for the first time in decades. I take comfort in knowing that he is no longer in pain.”