Wasco State Prison-Reception Center reported the passing of retired Correctional Officer Gary Humecky on Aug. 27. Officer Humecky started his career in July 1983 at the Correctional Officer Academy.

During his career, he was assigned to multiple institutions including California Correctional Institute, California Men’s Colony, Corcoran State Prison and Avenal State Prison.

He retired in April 2011 from Wasco State Prison.