Updated: 09/23/2013 9:56 PM
Created: 09/23/2013 9:32 PM WHEC.com
There is some sad news coming from Rochester City Hall.
City officials tell News10NBC, Matthew Richards, the son of Rochester Mayor Tom Richards, has passed away after a five year battle with cancer.
He was 37 years old.
We're told Matthew graduated from McQuaid Jesuit High School, and later on, St. John Fisher College with a degree in English.
In addition to his parents, Matthew will be missed by his wife, two sons and other family members, and many friends.
Calling hours for Matthew will be held on Thursday, September 26 from 4-8 pm, at the Anthony Funeral Chapel, 2305 Monroe Ave.