California State Prison, Los Angeles (LAC) reported the passing on Jan. 30 of retired Correctional Officer Richard Abad.

Officer Abad started his career with CDCR on Nov. 11, 1995, at Richard A. McGee Training Center and transferred to LAC on Dec. 25, 1995.

Officer Abad retired on Jan. 5, 2012.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, Feb. 12 at 7 p.m. at McNerney’s Mortuary Chapel, 570 West Fifth Street, San Pedro. Interment will be private. Visitation will be Wednesday, 1-7 p.m. at McNerney’s Mortuary, 570 West Fifth Street, San Pedro.