Ronald Allen Vonderheide

Above: Vonderheide, circa 1987


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: May 5, 1987 from Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: January 23, 1964
  • Age: 23 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'10, 160 - 185 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Light brown hair, blue eyes. Vonderheide has previously fractured his ankle and he's missing the crown on his upper left front tooth. He has quarter-sized scars on his back and on the back of his upper left arm from bullet wounds, and a bullet is lodged in the back of his ribcage. His nickname is Ron.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A t-shirt, shorts and sneakers.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Vonderheide was last seen at approximately 9:00 a.m. on May 5, 1987 at his residence in the vicinity of the 6200 block of Cambridge Avenue in Cincinnati, Ohio. He has never been heard from again.

    His stepfather died in 2009, and in the obituary Vonderheide was listed as having survived him. Few details are available in his case; Vonderheide is missing under unknown circumstances.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Miami Township Police Department


    Source Information
    Ohio Attorney General's Office
    The Brown County News-Democrat


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated March 6, 2013; alternate weight added, distinguishing characteristics and details of disappearance updated.

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