The Great Gatsby

Why is it significant that the man in the owl-eyed glasses is the only other person come to Gatsby's funeral?

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Owl Eyes didn't know Gatsby, but he spent time at his home and observed his life. In this context, we can see Owl Eyes as the only one who believed Gatsby's death worth observing..... as the only one (aside from Nick), who afforded him respect.