Jorge Delgadillo, 21‑year officer, passes away

Jorge Delgadillo, a retired correctional officer, passed away March 24, 2022.

Officer Jorge Delgadillo in uniform.
Jorge Delgadillo.

Delgadillo began his career as a with the Correctional Training Facility in December 1984.

In 1986, he transferred to California Medical Facility, where he remained until retiring in 2005 after 21 years as a correctional officer.

According to his family, Delgadillo enjoyed his retirement, traveling to tropical destinations with his wife.

“Most of all Jorge loved spending time with his family, three daughters, son, and eight grandchildren,” according to a statement issued by CMF. “Our deepest condolences are extended to the Delgadillo family as they mourn the loss of their loved one. Officer Delgadillo will be greatly missed.”

Funeral services have been scheduled for 10 am, April 21, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, 711 T St., Sacramento. Following the funeral, graveside services will be held at St. Mary Cemetery, 6509 Fruitridge Avenue in Sacramento.

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