YNN has learned the son of Rochester Mayor Tom Richards died Monday after a long battle with cancer.
According to the obituary on the Anthony Funeral and Cremation Chapel's website, Matthew Richards, 37, had fought cancer for five years.
He leaves behind a wife, Jill, and two sons. He's also survived by his father and mother, Tom and Betty Richards.
Calling hours will be held for friends Thursday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m, at the funeral chapel on Monroe Avenue.
The family is asking in lieu of flowers donations be made in Matthew's memory to The Center for Youth at 905 Monroe Avenue in Rochester, 14620.