News REPORT: Joe Jackson Hospitalized After Stroke By Raphael Chestang 4:01 PM PST, November 29, 2012 Getty Images Joe Jackson reportedly suffered a stroke on Thursday. VIDEO: Joe Jackson Reveals All in New Documentary According to CNN, the patriarch of the Jackson family, 83, "is in very good spirits" at the Las Vegas hospital where he is reportedly being treated. The news source reports that Jackson expects to be released from the hospital on Friday. Jackson has been living at his home in Las Vegas while his wife, Katherine resides in Calabasas, California. The two are still married, although they live separately.