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Tens of thousands mourn Penn State's Joe Paterno

Police say tens of thousands of mourners have showed up at a Penn State campus worship hall to pay their respects to former football coach Joe Paterno.

Two of Paterno's children shook hands with people while the rest of his family sat off to the side watching.

The doors to the interfaith center were scheduled to close at 11 p.m. Tuesday. Police said anyone still inside the hall would be allowed to file past Paterno's closed casket.

Others will have to return for another visitation Wednesday morning. Paterno's funeral is Wednesday afternoon.

White roses sat atop his undraped casket, flanked by an honor guard of two players.

The Hall of Fame coach died Sunday, two months after being diagnosed with lung cancer. A campus memorial service is scheduled for Thursday.