New York man killed after police chokehold mourned

A funeral is held for Eric Garner.

  • A picture of Garner is seen on a newspaper at his memorial in Staten Island � Eduardo Munoz / Reuters

  • Gwen Carr, mother of Eric Garner, arrives to attend his funeral in New York � Lucas Jackson / Reuters

  • Candles are seen at the memorial of Garner in Staten Island � Eduardo Munoz / Reuters

  • New York State Senator Perkins speaks while standing among activists and members of the City Council's Black, Latino and Asian Caucus who gathered to denounce what they say is the use of excessive force by New York police officers, in New York � Adrees Latif / Reuters

  • Esaw Garner, wife of Eric Garner, arrives to attend his funeral in New York � Lucas Jackson / Reuters

  • Candles and a teddy are seen at the memorial of Garner in Staten Island � Eduardo Munoz / Reuters

  • Gwen Carr, mother of Eric Garner, arrives to attend his funeral in New York � Lucas Jackson / Reuters

  • A man writes a message while paying respect at the memorial of Garner in Staten Island � Eduardo Munoz / Reuters

  • A woman pays respect with a candle at the memorial of Garner in Staten Island � Eduardo Munoz / Reuters

  • Ellisha Flagg, sister of Eric Garner, arrives to attend his funeral in New York � Lucas Jackson / Reuters

  • A woman pays respect with a candle at the memorial of Garner in Staten Island � Eduardo Munoz / Reuters

  • Josmar Trujillo, an activist with New Yorkers Against Bratton holds a sign outside city hall during a rally in New York � Shannon Stapleton / Reuters