Jeff Coady, co-owner and operator of the well-known racing photography company Coady Photography, died Monday after a long battle with cancer. He was 62.
Funeral service are still pending, according to the Daily Racing Form. A memorial service is expected to be held at Oaklawn Park.
Jeff Coady operated Coady Photography with his brother Jack. The company has contracts at more than 20 tracks in North America, including Oaklawn Park and Keeneland.
Coady Photography was started by Jack Coady Sr., in 1962, at Turf Paradise in Phoenix. Jack Coady, Sr., died in 2008.
Oaklawn Park posted this on its Facebook page: “It is with great sadness that we learned about the passing of our longtime track photographer, Jeff Coady. We send our heartfelt condolences to his family and friends. Jeff's images brought our racing to life and he will be greatly missed.”
Read more in the Daily Racing Form
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