JD Hays memorial service postponed due to weather | SteamboatToday.com

JD Hays memorial service postponed due to weather

Retired Steamboat Springs police chief JD Hays died Saturday after being diagnosed with terminal brain cancer six weeks ago.

— Friday's memorial service for former Steamboat Springs Police Chief JD Hays has been postponed due to the weather.

Police Commander Jerry Stabile said JD Hays' family members did not want loved ones risking the trip.

The family now plans to hold the memorial service at 3 p.m. June 9 at Strings Music Pavilion in Steamboat Springs.

Hays was diagnosed with brain cancer six weeks ago and died Saturday.

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