Howard Shizue Takanaka Jr.

Takanaka, circa 1984

  • Missing Since 01/01/1984
  • Missing From Superior, Wisconsin
  • Classification Missing
  • Date of Birth 09/08/1957 (60)
  • Age 26 years old
  • Height and Weight 6'0, 130 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics Asian male. Brown hair, hazel eyes.

Details of Disappearance

Takanaka was last seen in Superior, Wisconsin sometime in January 1984. He has never been heard from again and is rumored to have left the state to find work.

Takanaka served four years in the Army, assigned to the 25th Infantry Division and stationed at the Schofield Barracks in Hawaii. He was honorably discharged. Few details are available in his case.

Investigating Agency

  • Douglas County Sheriff's Office 715-395-1371

Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004. Last updated March 1, 2018; casefile added.