Nov 03, 2014
By Bob Komsic
Big names of the fashion, entertainment and media worlds packed a Manhattan church for the private funeral of legendary fashion designer Oscar de la Renta.
Hillary Rodham Clinton, daughter Chelsea, joined designers Diane von Furstenberg, Ralph Lauren, Michael Kors, Donna Karan, Tommy Hilfiger, Vogue editor Anna Wintour, photographer Annie Leibovitz, supermodel Karlie Kloss, actors Hugh Jackman, Matthew Broderick, dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov and newswomen Barbara Walters and Diane Sawyer at the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola.
De la Renta died at his Connecticut home October 20 following a battle with cancer.
The 82-year old Dominican-born designer was admired on the red carpets as he was at socialites’ soirees.
Amal Alamuddin wore one of his dresses when she recently married George Clooney.