Roy Halladay was respected by teammates, family and friends during a commemorative use in Florida on Tuesday … remembering a star pitcher for his accomplishments both on and off a field.
Chase Utley — who played with Halladay on a Phillies for 4 seasons — praised Doc’s work ethic … observant he’d be finished with his morning workouts by a time Utley showed adult during a group facility.
Halladay’s wife, Brandy, was a final to pronounce … reminiscing about a initial time they met as children … and lifting their 2 sons together.
Other speakers included Cole Hamels, Chris Carpenter and Halladay’s former manager Charlie Manuel.
Halladay died in a craft crash in a Gulf of Mexico final week. He was 40 years old.