The California Correctional Center (CCC) reported that retired Correctional Counselor III William ‘Bill’ Charles Monroe II passed away on Aug. 1.

Mr. Monroe started his career with CDCR in 1963, as one of the initial cadre to open the California Conservation Center (now known as the CCC).

He retired from the Department of Corrections at the CCC in 1987 as the Classification and Parole Representative (CC III).