06/06/2007 12:00AM

Memorial set for Buttgenbach


A memorial service for veterinarian Steve Buttgenbach, who died Mayo15 at age 64, will be held Tuesday at 4 p.m. in the Santa Anita paddock, followed by a reception in the track's clubhouse.

Buttgenbach, a veterinarian at Southern California tracks for 35 years, died of complications of cancer.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that written remembrances of Buttgenbach be presented to his sons, Adam and Alex.