Retired Sergeant Gregory Weltin passes away

California Correctional Institution reported the December 13, 2021, passing of retired Sergeant Gregory “Roman” Weltin.

He began his CDCR career in June 1982 at Deuel Vocational Institution.

Weltin promoted to correctional sergeant, starting his new position at California Correctional Institution (CCI) in April 1989. He remained at CCI until his retirement October 9, 2000.

A viewing will be held at Wood’s Family Mortuary on December 26 from 4 to 8 p.m. A graveside service will be held in Tehachapi on December 28. Final details on services are pending.

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