Community Remembers Bob Moppert

By WBNG News

December 12, 2011 Updated Nov 5, 2013 at 5:53 AM EST

Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) The Funeral Mass for Bob Moppert is held today at St Patrick's Church.

Moppert passed away Wednesday at the age of 69.

He was a Navy Veteran and Director of Economic Development for New York.

Moppert was a former Broome County Legislator, and 3-time Congressional candidate.

He was also a businessman who had owned Mapes Moving and Storage.

A graduate of Broome Community College, Moppert also served on the BCC Board of Trustees and was a Chairman.

The funeral mass began at 11:00 am at St Patrick's Church in Binghamton.

He was laid to rest in Chenango Valley Cemetery in Hillcrest.