Richmond to pay last respects to mayor

Published On: Dec 10 2012 07:14:38 AM CST   Updated On: Dec 10 2012 09:58:10 AM CST
Hilmar G. Moore
RICHMOND, Texas -

A town will pay its last respects to the nation's longest-serving mayor on Monday.

Hilmar G. Moore, the mayor of Richmond, died from natural causes on Tuesday. He was 92 years old.

Moore served the city for 63 years. He was elected mayor in 1949, after he served in World War II.

A public memorial service will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 507 S. Fourth Street, at 11 a.m.