gerald cassesi obitPine Grove Youth Conservation Camp reported the passing of retired employee Gerald “Jerry” Cassesi on July 1.

Cassesi worked at Preston Youth Correctional Facility and Pine Grove Youth Conservation Camp (PGYCC).

He served as assistant superintendent at PGYCC from 1982-1990 and a superintendent from 1991-1994.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., July 11, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Ione.