Retired Correctional Officer Dave Gonzalez passed away August 5, 2022. He began his CDCR career at California Correctional Institution (CCI) in November 1977.
His 30-year career was spent at CCI until he retired in September 2007.
“CCI extends our thoughts and prayers to the family, friends and coworkers,” according to a statement issued by the institution.
A funeral mass will be held on August 11 at 10 am at the Lady of Guadalupe Church, 601 E. California Ave., Bakersfield. A graveside service will follow at Greenlawn Cemetery on River Blvd., Bakersfield.
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