Local

Sue Paterno Hospitalized After Fall On Campus

View Comments
Sue Paterno, widow of Joe Paterno, is acknowledged by the crowd during a public memorial for former Penn State Football coach Joe Paterno at the Bryce Jordan Center on the campus of Penn State, January 26, 2012 in State College, Pennsylvania. Paterno, who was 85, died due to complications from lung cancer on January 22, 2012. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sue Paterno, widow of Joe Paterno, is acknowledged by the crowd during a public memorial for former Penn State Football coach Joe Paterno at the Bryce Jordan Center on the campus of Penn State, January 26, 2012 in State College, Pennsylvania. Paterno, who was 85, died due to complications from lung cancer on January 22, 2012. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — The widow of longtime Penn State football coach Joe Paterno has been hospitalized after a fall.

Paterno family spokesman Dan McGinn said Sue Paterno fell on campus while going to a memorial service on Thursday and she’s hospitalized for observation.

McGinn said “her attitude and resolve are great” and she is expected to be released from the hospital in a day or two.

No additional details were provided.

(© Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

 

View Comments
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 34,977 other followers