Fr. Clifford A. Norman: Accused of Sexual Misconduct

Fr. Clifford A. Norman

Ordained, 1960

Notes: Fr. Clifford Norman was included in the Colorado Attorney General’s Special Master’s Report on “Roman Catholic Clergy Sexual Abuse of Children in Colorado from 1950 to 2019.” According to the Special Master’s Report, Fr. Norman sexually abused a minor altar boy at St. William in 1968, while he was assigned to Sacred Heart parish in Avondale, Colorado. The details of Fr. Norman’s whereabouts and assignments in Mexico, from 1976-2010, are unknown. Fr. Norman’s current whereabouts, his status as a priest, and whether he has access to children are unknown.

Assignments within the Archdiocese/Diocese(s) in Colorado: Pueblo


1961-1963 Our Lady of Guadalupe, La Junta, CO (PBL)

1964 St. Mary’s, Walsenburg, CO (PBL)

1965-1967 St. Michael’s, Delta, CO (PBL)

1968-1971 Sacred Heart, Avondale, CO (PBL)

1972 Unknown

1973-1974 St. Joseph, Capulin, CO (PBL)

1975 Leave of Absence – Location Unknown

1976-2010 On Duty Outside Diocese – Mexico

2011-2019 Unknown