The California Institution for Women (CIW) reported on Nov. 28, 2016, the passing of retired Correctional Lt. Adell Huyler.

She began her CDCR career at the Richard A. McGee Correctional Training Center in 1980. Upon graduation as a Correctional Officer, she reported to the California Institution for Men.

She promoted to Correctional Sergeant in August 1983 at CIW and later promoted to Correctional Lieutenant in June 1987.

She remained at CIW until her retirement in December 2003.