Service info released for Joe Paterno memorial

FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2011 file photo, Penn State coach Joe Paterno stands on the field before his team's NCAA college football game against Northwestern, in Evanston, Ill. (AP Photo/Jim Prisching, File)

January 24, 2012 12:20:34 PM PST
Officials have released information regarding events and services honoring former Penn State Football Coach Joe Paterno.

The three-day planned memorial is scheduled as follows:


Public Viewing - Pasquerilla Spiritual Center
1:00pm -11:00pm


Public Viewing - Pasquerilla Spiritual Center
8:00am - 12pm

Private Family Funeral Service


"A Memorial for Joe" Public Memorial Service, Bryce Jordan Center

As of Tuesday at 11:00 a.m., tickets to "A Memorial for Joe" on January 26th had all been sold out.

In lieu of flowers of gifts, the family is asking that donations be made to the Special Olympics of Pennsylvania or the Penn State-THON (The Penn State IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon).