John William Wingler Sr.

Wingler, circa 2015; Wingler's truck

  • Missing Since 11/12/2015
  • Missing From Whitetop, Virginia
  • Classification Endangered Missing
  • Sex Male
  • Race White
  • Age 74 years old
  • Height and Weight 5'9, 145 pounds
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description A gray t-shirt, a blue silk and nylon coat with white trim and a white lining, blue jeans and a yellow gold wedding band.
  • Medical Conditions Wingler has a heart condition that requires medication which he doesn't have with him.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics Caucasian male. Graying red hair, blue eyes. Wingler has a scar over his left ribcage from a knife wound.

Details of Disappearance

Wingler was last seen at his residence in Whitetop, Virginia during the early morning hours of November 12, 2015. He has never been heard from again. His vehicle, a red 2002 Ford Ranger extended cab pickup truck with the Virginia license plate number XDK-1981, disappeared with him; a photo of the truck is posted with this case summary.

Wingler is considered to be in danger because he doesn't have his heart medicine with him. His case remains unsolved.

Investigating Agency

  • Grayson County Sheriff's Office 276-773-3241

Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004. Last updated November 13, 2016; casefile added.