Vail Daily obituary: Hays Busch |

Vail Daily obituary: Hays Busch

Hays Busch, 95, of Golden, passed away peacefully at home on July 29.

Hays was a graduate of Stanford University and served in the Navy during World War II. He was a member of the Snow Sports Industries of America and was the previous owner of Christy Sports. Hays was a member of the Kiwanis Club and was also a volunteer fireman with the Genesee Fire Department.

Hays is survived by his wife, Jackie Busch; his three daughters, Terry (Ulrich) Galloway, Lisa (James) Greenway and Jennifer Busch; six grandchildren, Josh Ulrich, Jason Galloway, Hannah Walis, Will Greenway, Rolf Hanning and Jackie Hanning; and one great-grandchild, Hays Galloway. Hays is preceded in death by his parents, Hays and Ruth. Condolences may be offered at http://www.crownhill

A memorial service will be Friday at 2 p.m. at Applewood Valley United Methodist Church, 2035 Ellis St., Golden.

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