Hundreds Mourn FDNY Hero

By MATT MURPHY, AUSTIN FENNER
and OWEN MORITZ
Daily News Writers

Hundreds of uniformed firefighters lined up outside St. Patrick's Cathedral yesterday and more filled the pews inside to hear Jimmy Riches eulogized as a dedicated, fun-loving hero.

Riches, 29, was mourned seven months and a day after he died in the attack on the World Trade Center.

"In his short life, Jimmy did more and touched more lives than any of us