Joe Paterno Funeral and Procession

Legendary Penn State coach Joe Paterno's funeral was held on Wednesday, January 25, 2012 and the funeral procession following winds through the streets of the Penn State campus.

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Mourners line the sidewalks of College Avenue on the campus of Penn State, as the procession carries former Penn State Football coach Joe Paterno from the Pasquerilla Spiritual Center to his burial site, January 25, 2012 in State College, Pennsylvania.
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Paterno, who was 85, died due to complications from lung cancer on January 22, 2012.
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Jan. 25, 2012: Scott Paterno, son of Joe Paterno, walks toward the entrance before paying respect to his dad before the funeral service.
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Former Penn State assistant football caoch Mike McQueary, left, arrives to the Pasquerilla Spiritual Center on the Penn State campus for the funeral service of former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno in State College, Pa., Wednesday Jan. 25, 2012. As a graduate assistant to Paterno in 2002, McQueary went to the coach saying he had witnessed former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky assaulting a boy in the shower at the Penn State football building.
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Jan. 25, 2011: Former Penn State assistant football coach Mike McQueary walks toward the entrance before paying respect to former Penn State Football coach Joe Paterno during the funeral service at the Pasquerilla Spiritual Center on the campus of Penn State in State College, Pennsylvania.
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Joe Paterno's casket at the public viewing.
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Mourners react as they file through the Pasquerilla Spiritual Center on the Penn State campus for the viewing.
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Mourners line up to go through the Pasquerilla Spiritual Center on the Penn State campus.
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Mourners wear shirts thanking Joe Paterno while in line to go through the Pasquerilla Spiritual Center on the Penn State campus for the viewing for former Penn State coach, Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012 in State College, Pa. The second day of a three-day period of public mourning for Paterno will culminate with the funeral and burial for the Hall of Fame football coach who became the face of Penn State University.
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Christine Camara, a Penn State sophomore, places a note on a likeness of coach Joe Paterno, inside the Paterno Library and Pattee Library, on the Penn State campus Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012 in State College, Pa. Paterno died Sunday.
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Paterno, who was 85, died due to complications from lung cancer on January 22, 2012.
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STATE COLLEGE, PA - JANUARY 25: Former Penn State assistant football coach Mike McQueary, walks toward the entrance before paying respect to former Penn State Football coach Joe Paterno during the funeral service at the Pasquerilla Spiritual Center on the campus of Penn State on January 25, 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)
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Co-founder and chairman of Nike, Phil Knight (C), shares a laugh with former Penn State interim football coach Tom Bradley (R), as they walk toward the entrance before paying respect to former Penn State Football coach Joe Paterno.
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Actor Billy Baldwin talks to the media before paying respect to former Penn State Football coach Joe Paterno.
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Former Penn State football player and NFL Hall of Famer Franco Harris.
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Bishop Mark Leonard Bartchak.
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Meghan James, 14, of Huntington, New York, cannot control her emotions after paying respect to former Penn State Football coach Joe Paterno during the second public viewing at the Pasquerilla Spiritual Center.
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STATE COLLEGE, PA - JANUARY 25: Meghan James, 14, (L) is consoled by her grandmother Joan Wanat, both of Huntington, New York, after paying respect to former Penn State Football coach Joe Paterno during the second public viewing at the Pasquerilla Spiritual Center on the campus of Penn State on January 25, 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)
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Mourners console one another after paying respect to former Penn State Football coach Joe Paterno.
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Mourners console one another.
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A man looks at the flowers inside as others respect to former Penn State Football coach Joe Paterno.
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Mourners wait in a long line outside the Pasquerilla Spiritual Center.
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