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ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Bestselling Minnesota novelist Vince Flynn was laid to rest this morning.

Over 2,500 attended a mass in his memory at the St. Paul Cathedral.
Many well-known names including Rush Limbaugh attended the funeral.

Flynn died last Wednesday after battling an aggressive form of prostate cancer for more than two years. He was 47-years-old.

The St. Paul native sold more than 15 million books in the U.S. His 14th novel, "The Last Man," was publishedlast year.