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Jo Lasorda’s Biography — Age, Maiden Name, and Occupation
Jo Lasorda was at least 85 years old in January 2021.
Meanwhile, information about Jo’s birth, birthday, and zodiac remained private. Likewise, it was her maiden name.
Jo is a Greenville, South Carolina native. Perhaps some of her family members still reside there.
To name just one of her numerous jobs, Jo was a philanthropist in her younger years.
Is Jo Lasorda Still Alive Or Has She Passed Away?
Jo Lasorda was still alive as of 9th January 2021.
Tommy Lasorda, Jo’s husband, died on 7th January 2021. Earlier that day, paramedics rushed him to the hospital following a cardiac arrest. Tommy was pronounced dead at 10:57 p.m. by doctors.
The Los Angeles Dodgers confirmed Tommy’s death via Twitter, writing— “Hall of Fame Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda, who spent seven decades in the Dodger organization and developed into one of baseball’s most memorable personalities, has died. He was 93 years old.”
Soon afterward, tributes to Tommy began pouring in. Mayor Eric Garcetti of Los Angeles tweeted that Tommy was the franchise’s face. Similarly, Yaisel Puig expressed gratitude for him being a great man.
What is the Net worth of Jo Lasorda?
Jo Lasorda estimated Net Worth, Salary, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & many more details have been updated below. Let’s check, How Rich is Jo Lasorda in 2020 -2021?
Jo Lasorda’s Net Worth:
|Estimated Net Worth in 2021||$200 thousand|
|Previous Year’s Net Worth (2020)||$200 thousand|
|Annual Salary||Under Review.|
|Income Source||Celebrity wife|
|Net Worth Verification Status||Not Verified|
Tommy Lasorda: Who Was He?
On 22 September 1927, he was born Thomas Charles Lasorda. Tommy was a Norristown, Pennsylvania native. Tommy was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1996. He had retired a year prior due to a heart attack.
Tommy began his career with the Los Angeles Dodgers as a minor league pitcher in 1949. He served as the team’s third-base manager from 1976 to 1979. Tommy would eventually manage the team for two decades. The Dodgers won 1,599 games with Tommy at the helm. Additionally, the team won two World Series championships, four National League pennants, and eight division championships.
Wedding, Son, and Daughter of Jo & Tommy Lasorda
In Greenville, South Carolina, Jo met her future husband, Tommy Lasorda. Tommy was a member of the Greenville Spinners at the time. Jo married Tommy in a beautiful wedding ceremony in April 1950. However, the details of their nuptials remained a family secret.
Jo and Tommy eventually purchased a home in Fullerton, California, and settled there. They would live there for the majority of their married life. Jo and Tommy welcomed two children into their lives: a son named Tommy Lasorda Jr. and a daughter named Laura.
Tommy Jr. reportedly died of AIDS in 1991. The legendary manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers has always denied his son was gay. According to Deadspin, Tommy Jr’s death certificate listed his cause of death as “PROBABLE ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME.”
Tommy and Jo, however, dedicated a gymnasium and youth center in California to their late son. They became grandparents to Emily Tess through Laura.