Lujan to be laid to rest Saturday

Posted at: 12/28/2012 9:06 PM
By: KOB.com staff

Former long-time New Mexico House Speaker Ben Lujan will be laid to rest Saturday.

His funeral will be in Santa Fe at the Basilica Cathedral of Saint Francis at 9 a.m.

Hundreds of people have already paid their respects to Lujan during memorial services Thursday and Friday.

Lujan died last week of lung cancer.

His political career included 38 years in the state House of Representatives.