December 06, 2017 01:05 PM
(ABC 6 News) - According to Hayfield School's Superintendent Gregg Slaathaug, longtime band director Dennis Conroy passed away unexpectedly at his home Wednesday morning.
Slaathaug said law enforcement contacted the district around 5 a.m. to notify them of his death.
Conroy had worked in the Hayfield district for 23 years and directed the junior and senior high concert bands, the 5th-grade beginning band, 6th-grade intermediate band, senior high marching band, senior high pep band and the senior high azz ensemble.
Slaataug said, "Dennis was very committed to his band program and his students. Our thoughts and prayers go to Sally and Dennis' family, he will be greatly missed."
Comfort areas and counseling services are being made available to students and staff.
Conroy was 54-years-old.
Created: December 06, 2017 01:05 PM
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