Jack Welsh Memorial Service - Tues., May 3 at Mandalay Bay
28.04.05 - A memorial service for longtime boxing writer Jack Welsh will be held Tuesday, May 3, at 2:30 p.m., in the Islander Ballroom at Mandalay Bay. Welsh, 80, died in his sleep after returning home after covering a boxing card Saturday at Caesars Palace. A Las Vegas resident for more than 20 years, Welsh's writing career spanned more than five decades and garnered numerous awards. Richard Steele, the Hall of Fame boxing referee and an ordained minister, will officiate.