Wasco State Prison (WSP) reported the passing of Office Technician Sandra Mendoza on May 11.

She started her career as an Office Assistant (G) in April 2003 at North Kern State Prison (NKSP) and transferred to many areas/institutions:

  • 2004-2006 Word Processing Tech at NKSP.
  • 2006 Medical Transcriber at Kern Valley State Prison.
  • 2006-2007 Office Technician at WSP.
  • 2007-2012 Office Technician at Headquarters.
  • 2012 to current Office Technician at WSP.

Funeral Services (viewing) will be held on Friday, May 15, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Doughty-Calhoun-O’Meara Funeral Services, 1100 Truxten Ave., Bakersfield.