È morta lunedì sera nella sua casa di Fullerton, la squadra ha detto martedì. Non è stata fornita alcuna causa di morte.
The former Joan Miller met Tommy Lasorda at a minor league baseball game in her hometown of Greenville, Carolina del Sud, where he was playing for the Spinners. They wed on April 14, 1950, a union that lasted 70 years until Tommy’s death last January at age 93.
Lasorda is survived by daughter Laura and granddaughter Emily, as well as sister Gladys Reeves of Greenville. She was preceded in death by son Tom Jr.