PGA of America offers condolences to those affected by Newtown tragedy

The PGA of America

Series: PGA

Published: Saturday, December 15, 2012 | 12:06 p.m.

Editor's Note: In the wake of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown Conn., on Friday, PGA of America President Ted Bishop issued this statement:

"The PGA of America and our family of golf professionals across the country express our deepest condolences to the Newtown community and our Connecticut PGA Section. Many of us are parents ourselves and we grieve with those who have lost loved ones and friends because of this tragedy. It is difficult for all of us to comprehend such immeasurable pain. This act will sadly change our society forever. Our thoughts and prayers are with all who are suffering at this extraordinarily sad time." --Ted Bishop, President, The PGA of America



To the family, words are not enough to express how sorry I am for your loss. I have prayed to God to provide you the strength and courage you need in order to handle this difficult moment successfully. We send our prayers and thoughts. She will truly be missed by so many. Please accept my sincere condolence.