A flag waves over the memorial service for Lt. Britt held at The Crossing Thursday morning. Lt. Britt was buried with full figherfighter honors.
Credit Tony Nochim / KBIA
Lt. Bruce Britt. died Saturday in the line of duty while helping residents of University Village Apartments evacuate following a walkway collapse. Lt. Britt was a 23-year veteran of the Columbia Fire Department.
Friends and family gathered in Woodcrest Chapel on Friday to honor the life of Tom Clements, the Colorado Department of Corrections executive director who was killed March 19.
Clements lived in Columbia for 27 years before moving to Colorado in 2011. He and his family attended Woodcrest for 15 of those years. Clements worked at the Missouri Department of Corrections for about three decades, working his way up from probation officer to director of the Division of Adult Institutions.