Beverley Glidewell

California State Prison-Sacramento (CSP-Sac) reported the passing of retired Correctional Sergeant Beverley Glidewell on Jan. 14, 2017. She retired in October 2011.

David Patterson

The California Rehabilitation Center (CRC) reported the passing of retired Correctional Counselor David Patterson on Jan. 13, 2017. He started his career in September 1979 at Lanterman Developmental Center as a Student Assistant.  In January 1980, he promoted to Psych…

Wilbert Davis

The California Rehabilitation Center (CRC) reported the passing of retired Correctional Officer Wilbert Davis on Jan. 16, 2017. He started his CDCR career in June 1975 as a Correctional Officer at CRC where he remained until his retirement in September…

Calvin Essex

Pelican Bay State Prison (PBSP) reported on Jan. 4, 2017, the passing of Electrician II Calvin Essex. He began his CDCR career at San Quentin State Prison as a Correctional Officer in March 1975. He left the Department in July…

Eleanor Carol Church

The Correctional Training Facility (CTF) reported the passing of retired Correctional Counselor II (Specialist) Eleanor Carol Church on Dec. 24, 2016. She began her career at CTF in 1982 and held several key positions. She retired in December 1999.

Rockie Gonsalves

San Quentin State Prison (SQ) reported on Dec. 28, 2016, the passing of retired Correctional Sgt. Rockie Gonsalves. He started his CDCR career in May 1989. He promoted to sergeant in March 1995. He retired in March 2014.  

James Patch

Pelican Bay State Prison (PBSP) announced Dec. 26, 2016, the passing of Correctional Officer James Patch. He started his CDCR career in May 2004 at PBSP as a Medical Technical Assistant. In March 2007, he lateral transferred as a Correctional Officer…

Peter Von Savoye

Sierra Conservation Center (SCC) announced the passing of retired Correctional Officer Peter Von Savoye on Dec. 22, 2016. He started his CDCR career at SCC in May 1990 and retired from SCC in November 2000.  

Charles ‘Chuck’ Bennett

The California Correctional Center (CCC) reported the passing of Correctional Officer Charles “Chuck” Bennett on Dec. 21, 2016. He started his CDCR career at CCC in April 1996. In January 2001, he was assigned to the Salt Creek Conservation Camp…

Charlotte Ford

Avenal State Prison (ASP) reported the passing of retired Vocational Instructor Charlotte Ford on Nov. 1, 2016. She began her career with CDCR in June 2004 at the California State Prison-Corcoran as a Medical Transcriber. She promoted to ASP as…