Retired Correctional Officer Esequiel “Zeke” Salcedo passed away Sunday, March 23, from an illness.  Correctional Officer Salcedo started his career with the Department of Corrections on April 27, 1987.

He worked his entire career at Avenal State Prison and retired on October 26, 2009.

He is survived by his wife and two daughters. Funeral arrangements have not made at this time.