Blaine Shaun Hadley
Shaun Hadley passed away Monday, October 24, 2022 at his home in Valley Springs, CA after a three and half year battle from a stroke. He was 63.
Shaun was born in Ogden, Utah on March 22, 1959, a son of Blaine Allen and Neila Montgomery Hadley. Shaun grew up in Ogden UT and graduated from Weber High School in 1977.
At a very young age Shaun was a quarter and thoroughbred jockey, chariot racing driver, avid hunter, fisherman, and a rodeo cowboy. After graduating high school, Shaun moved to California. This is where he met the love of his life, Anita at Bay Meadows Racetrack. From there they worked side by side at Legacy Ranch raising,
breaking, and training many horses including seven world champions. After 32 years he retired and resided in Valley Springs.
Shaun is survived by his wife, of 40 years of marriage, Anita Hadley of Valley Springs CA; his son, Blaine Russel Hadley of Valley Springs, CA; daughter Roxann (Matt) Ospital of Valley Springs, CA; four grandchildren Brix Hadley, Hadley Ospital, Jack Ospital and Blaine Ospital; his mother, Neila Montgomery Hadley of Ogden, UT; brother, Sid (Wendy) Hadley of Malad, ID; and sisters, Sherry (Tim) Oliver of Roy UT; Sonya (Doug) Madsen of Honeyville, UT; and Sandee Hadley of Ogden, UT.
He was preceded in death by his father, Blaine Allen Hadley, and brother, Sherman Joe Hadley.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, November 11, 2022 at Lindquist’s Roy Mortuary, 3333 West 5600 South. The family will meet with friends on Friday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the mortuary.
Interment, West Weber Cemetery, 4532 W 950 N Ogden, UT. Followed by a celebration of life at Country Events, 3051 South 5100 West, Hooper.