Joseph Chess

Joseph Chess

California Health Care Facility reported the passing of retired Correctional Supervising Cook Joseph Chess on Sept. 13.

He began his career on Feb. 1, 1984, with the California Conservation Corps. He transferred into CDCR on June 1, 2006, and worked at several locations before coming to the California Health Care Facility, on Aug. 9, 2013.

He retired on April 7, 2015.