California State Prison-Corcoran reported that Correctional Officer Mark Quinonez, passed away on May 25.

“Mark will be greatly missed by all that knew him and worked with him over the past 14 years,” Warden (A) Connie Gipson said in a prepared statement.

Officer Quinonez started his career with the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation at the Galt Corrections Academy in October 1999.  After graduating on Dec. 11, 1999, he reported to California State Prison-Corcoran, where he served for 14 years.

Visitation will be Thursday, May 30, 2013 from noon to 5:30 pm at Peers Lorentzen Funeral Chapel, 415 North K Street, Tulare, CA. Rosary will be Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 7 pm at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, 125 E Pleasant Ave., Tulare, CA.

Funeral Mass will be Friday, May 31, 2013 at 1:30 pm at St. Aloysius Catholic Church with burial following at North Tulare Cemetery. Condolences may be emailed to (This email address may not be accessible from a CDCR computer.)