Neil Armstrong waves to the crowd in downtown Wapakoneta prior to the dedication of the Armstrong Air & Space Museum in Wapakoneta in July 1972.
CARTHAGENA - The Rev. John Hoying cherishes the letter he received from his friend the astronaut more than 40 years ago.
Neil Armstrong sent the Catholic priest a handwritten message thanking him for his prayers and support during his mission to become the first man to walk on the moon. [More