Correction Chief’s Widow Offers Forgiveness

Photo courtesy of  Colorado Springs, Colorado

Fox 21 News, Colorado Springs, CO -??The wife of Colorado’s slain corrections director says he would want justice to be served in his case but would also want forgiveness.

Tom Clements,??director of the Colorado Department of Corrections, was??gunned down as he answered his front door in Monument, north of Colorado Springs, in late March. Days later,??Lisa Clements spoke??at??a memorial service??for her husband.

Joined by her two daughters, she told mourners that her husband lived his life believing in redemption. “Our family prays for the family of the man who took Tom’s life.??And as for the girls??and me, we’ll pray for forgiveness in our own hearts and for peace.”

Watch the TV news broadcast: “Correction chief’s widow says husband would want forgiveness.”

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