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Hayden Fry: Details announced for celebration of life in Texas

University of Iowa will hold celebration of life for former coach at later date

A photograph of former Iowa football head coach Hayden Fry is seen on the large video monitor in Kinnick Stadium in Iowa
A photograph of former Iowa football head coach Hayden Fry is seen on the large video monitor in Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City, Iowa, on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019. Fry passed away Dec. 17 in Texas at 90. (Jim Slosiarek/The Gazette)

A celebration of life for former Iowa football coach Hayden Fry will be held Jan. 25 in Frisco, Texas.

Fry died Dec. 17 at the age of 90.

“Join us for a memorial service to celebrate our best moments and memories of this legendary coach, husband, father and mention,” the announcement reads.

The celebration will be held at The Ford Center at The Star in Frisco, starting a 4 p.m.

The University of Iowa announced it will hold a celebration of life on its campus at a later date.

» The Gazette’s special section honoring Hayden Fry

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