Penn State memorial service draws 12,000 mourners for Paterno tribute
Published 01/26/2012, Associated Press
Paterno's death on Sunday from lung cancer at age 85 came less than three months after his stunning ouster as head coach in the wake of child sex-abuse charges against a retired assistant. But this week, thousands of alumni, fans, students and former players in Happy Valley are remembering Paterno for his record-setting career, his love for the school and his generosity.Word count: 552
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