Ronald Eugene Westwick

Above: Westwick, circa 1979


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: March 12, 1979 from Ames, Iowa
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: October 26, 1944
  • Age: 34 years old
  • Height and Weight: 6'2, 240 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Brown hair, brown eyes.
  • Medical Conditions: Westwick suffers from epilepsy and requires medication. He is classified as disabled.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Westwick was last seen in Ames, Iowa on March 12, 1979. He visited some places in town, and then disappeared. After his disappearance, his car was found in the 500 block of Fifth Street, with several parking tickets on its hood.

    Westwick never used his bank accounts after his disappearance. His parents, whom he lived with, are now deceased. Little information is available in his case, which remains unsolved.


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


    Source Information
    Iowa Missing Person Information Clearinghouse
    Ames Patch


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated March 19, 2013; medical conditions and details of disappearance updated.

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