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Default Sportswriter Joey Fosko, 46, passes
PADUCAH, KY - Longtime Paducah Sun sportswriter Joey Fosko passed away unexpectedly early Monday morning. We're told Fosko was out for a late walk with his girlfriend in Mayfield Sunday night, and afterward, suffered a massive heart attack.

Services are still to be determined. However, tentative plans are for Tuesday visitation and Wednesday funeral through Milner & Orr Funeral Home in Paducah.

http://www.westkentuckystar.com/News...ead-at-46.aspx
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So young to have this happen, didn't he beat cancer a few years back?

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Old 06-17-2013, 10:40 AM
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R.I.P. JOEY... he will be sorely missed as a writer and as a friend..
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I'm shocked to hear this. I met Joey at the All A Classic in the early 1990s and we used to have lunch every year in Richmond and at the Sweet Sixteen. I remember I had to buy when Fulton County beat Harlan on a last-second shot in the 1993 semifinals since our regions were playing each other.
As a sports writing colleague for many years, Joey was one of the best people I ever met in the business. He was a great writer and friend.
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Hate to hear that. Prayers to his family through this time.
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