Thomas Peter Karambelas RESOLVED Karambelas, circa 2011 Missing Since 12/22/2011 Missing From South Elgin, Illinois Classification Endangered Missing Sex Male Race White Age 41 years old Distinguishing Characteristics Caucasian male. Details of Disappearance Karambelas disappeared from South Elgin, Illinois on December 22, 2011. His body was located in September 2013; he'd intentionally sealed himself in a warehouse freezer and died of asphxia. His death was ruled a suicide. Investigating Agency - Source Information The Daily Herald . .