The California Men’s Colony (CMC) reports the passing of employee David Mattice on March 12.

He began his CDCR career at the Basic Correctional Officers Academy in Galt on Feb. 2, 1987. Upon graduation, he reported to CMC on March 16, 1987.

On May 2, 1989, he began working as an M&SSI at CMC. He was a Heavy Equipment Mechanic at CMC from July 1, 2000, until his death.

At 9 a.m. March 15, the family will have a Celebration of Life service at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2600 Ramona Road, Atascadero, CA.