Jo Lasorda, widow of Dodgers’ Hall of Famer Tommy Lasorda, dies at the age of 91

Jo Lasorda, widow of longtime Los Angeles Dodgers manager and Hall of Famer Tommy Lasorda, has died at the age of 91, the Dodgers announced Tuesday.

Jo Lasorda died surrounded by loved ones just before 9pm on Monday at his Fullerton home, the team announced in a press release.

Born on March 14, 1930 in Greenville, South Carolina, Joan Miller met Tommy Lasorda at a baseball game in the Greenville Spinners minor league, the team said.

The two were married for 70 years before Tommy Lasorda’s death on January 7 this year.

Jo Lasorda leaves behind a daughter, a granddaughter and leaves behind a sister.

Funeral services are still awaiting, according to the team.


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