Edward Buffaloe, retired correctional sergeant, passed away Dec. 3, 2022. He began his correctional career after graduating the Academy. Buffaloe worked at San Quentin, parole division, CSP-Corcoran and Avenal State Prison, where he remained until retiring in March 2000 following a nearly 22-year career. He was also a 20-year veteran of the National Guard.
“Please keep the family and friend of Edward in your thoughts during this difficult time,” according to a statement issued by Avenal State Prison.
He is survived by his wife, son and two daughters.
The family chose not to hold a public service.