FUMO STATEMENT ON PASSING OF LT.
HARRISBURG, November 13,
2008 – State Senator Vince Fumo
(D-Philadelphia) issued the following statement today regarding the death last
night of Lt. Governor Catherine Baker Knoll:
"I was saddened to learn of the passing of Lt. Governor
Knoll. Catherine and I were close for a long time; I have been friends with her
and her family for many years. It is a huge loss for me personally and for the
Commonwealth. She was a warm and caring person, and that was reflected in her
tireless efforts for the people of Pennsylvania. She was a true champion of the
poor, of working men and women, and of seniors in our state. My prayers go out
for her and her loved ones. I will miss her."
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