terryleerosarioCalifornia State Prison, Sacramento (CSP-SAC) reported the passing of retired Chief Deputy Warden Terry Lee Rosario Sr., on Nov. 10, 2016.

He began his CDCR career in June 1973 as a Correctional Officer at the Correctional Training Facility, Soledad. He promoted through the ranks of Sergeant and Lieutenant while working at Deuel Vocational Institution, and in August of 1986 transferred to the New Folsom Prison Activation Team.

In January 1991, he promoted to Captain at California State Prison, Solano.  In June 1992, he promoted to Program Administrator at CSP-SAC, where he continued to promote to the ranks of Associate Warden and Chief Deputy Warden. He retired in 2002.

He was an original member of the Special Emergency Response Team and later served as one of its commanders.

Services will be 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 2 at The Block at Lakeside Church, 745 Oak Avenue Parkway, Folsom, CA 95630.