Campus to broadcast 'A Memorial for Joe'

January 25, 2012

A live broadcast of "A Memorial for Joe," a memorial service honoring the late Coach Joe Paterno, is set for 2 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 26 in the Pullo Family Performing Arts Center at Penn State York. There are no tickets for this event but seating is limited. Doors will open at 1 p.m. The broadcast is free and open to faculty, staff, students and the public as space permits.

In addition to The Pullo Center, the memorial also will air on campus in the Community Room of the Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student Community Center and in The Lair in the John J. Romano Administration Building.

For those unable to attend the broadcast at Penn State York, and BTN2Go will provide live coverage.

In lieu of flowers or gifts, the family requests that donations be made to the Special Olympics of Pennsylvania ( or The Penn State IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon (THON) or call 800-392-THON. Donors are asked to indicate that gifts are in memory of Joe Paterno.

Call 717-771-4128 for questions.

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Last Updated January 26, 2012