Jonelle’s Memorials for the missing

This page is dedicated to missing children who are featured on this site where someone has confessed to their death or the involuntary homicide of them or of they’ve been charged with their death or homicide. The page serves as a memorial for these children and will remain here even when they are recovered

Jonelle Renee Matthews 02/09/1972 – 12/20/1984

Images: Jonelle Matthews prior to her 1984 abduction

This page is also dedicated and named after Jonelle Matthews, a young 12 year old girl who was abducted on December 20th 1984 from her home in Colorado. Sadly on July 23, 2019, her remains were found. Whoever did this to Jonelle has walked these streets but not the streets of justice, please keep her in your prayers and hope that justice comes for her and that the person who committed the unthinkable and sinister crime against her is found

Andrew John Amato

Name: Andrew John Amato

Missing: September 30, 1978 from Jefferson Worcester County, Massachusetts

Date of Birth: February 1, 1974

Details: Andrew Amato was last seen in Jefferson, Massachusetts on September 30th 1978. Foul play is suspected in his case.

Reason for inclusion: A man confessed to abducting and killing Amato in 1999. Andrews body has not been found

Nicole Lynn Bryner

Name: Nicole Lynn Bryner

Missing: March 11, 1982 from Pittsburgh, Alleghany County, Pennsylvania

Date of Birth: February 20, 1979

Details: Nicole Lynn Bryner was last seen in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on March 11th 1982. Foul play is suspected in her case.

Reason for inclusion: Nicole’s mothers live in boyfriend, Timothy Widman, confessed to killing Nicole in 1986 and 2007. Nicole has never been located.

Brian Richard Bleyl

Name: Brian Richard Bleyl

Missing: February 28, 1981 from Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona

Date of Birth: December 2, 1968

Details: Brian Bleyl was last seen in Phoenix, Arizona on February 28th 1981. Authorities suspect that he was abducted by a non family member.

Reason for inclusion: In 1989, Stephen Michael Wilson, was charged with abducting and murdering Brian. He allegedly confessed this to a few witnesses.

The Brown Children

Name(s): Barry, Brandon, and Sheketah Brown

Missing: July 16, 1985 from Port St. Lucie, St. Lucie County, Florida

Dates of Birth: Barry (12/29/1978), Brandon (12/19/1983), and Sheketah (12/20/1974)

Details: Barry, Brandon, and Sheketah Brown were last seen with their mother, Carolyn Brown, on July 16th of 1985. Foul play is suspected in their cases.

Reason for inclusion: The father of the children, James Brown, confessed to killing the children and their mother in 1985. He’s currently in prison.

Marlena Danyele Childress

Name: Marlena Danyele Childress

Missing: April 16, 1987 from Union City, Obion County, Tennessee

Date of Birth: February 17, 1983

Details: Marlena Childress was last seen in Union City, Tennessee on April 16th of 1987. Her case is classified as a non family abduction.

Reason for inclusion: Marlenas mother confessed to killing the girl by accident two months after she went missing. She has since recanted the confession.

April Ann Cooper

Name: April Ann Cooper

Missing: December 13, 1986 from Rancho, Riverside County, California

Date of Birth: May 13, 1979

Details: April Ann Cooper was last seen on December 13th 1986 in Rancho, California. Authorities suspect that she was abducted by a non family member.

Reason for inclusion: In 1995, a man named, William James Bannister, was charged with killing April. Authorities believe that he killed her as part of a sinister sexual fantasy although he claimed she died by accident while on a hike. April’s body has never been found.

Larry Wayne Perry

Name: Larry Wayne Perry

Missing: May 22, 1979 from Dumfries, Prince William County, Virginia

Details: Larry Wayne Perry who was 9 years old vanished on May 22nd 1979. Authorities suspect that he was abducted by a non family member.

Reason for inclusion: In August of 1982, a man named, Michael Carl George, confessed that Larry accidentally shot himself and that he buried his body. It’s believed he lied about how he died. He was charged with manslaughter and served a few years. Larry’s remains have never been recovered.

Amber Nicole Crum

Name: April Nicole Crum

Missing: December 26, 1983 from Dallas, Dallas County, Texas

Date of Birth: September 25, 1981

Details: Amber Crum was last seen in Dallas, Texas on December 26th 1983. Foul play is suspected in her case; classified as a non family abduction

Reason for inclusion: Three weeks after Ambers disappearance, James Monroe was charged with her murder. Authorities stated that the girl had shown signs of being abused prior to her disappearance and sometimes had bruises on her body. The charges against him would eventually be dropped due to lack of evidence. Monroe maintains he had nothing to do with Amber’s disappearance.

William Gaffney

Name: William Gaffney

Missing: February 11, 1927 from Brooklyn, Kings County, New York

Details: William Gaffney was last seen on February 11th 1927 from Brooklyn, New York. It’s believed that Gaffney was abducted by a non family member.

Reason for inclusion: In 1934, Albert Fish confessed to abducting, torturing, and killing Gaffney and then cannibalizing on a portion of his remains. Gaffney has not been located.

Jillian Dee Cutshall

Name: Jillian Dee Cutshall

Missing: August 13, 1987 from Norfolk, Madison County, Nebraska

Date of Birth: February 19, 1978

Details: Jillian Dee Cutshall was last seen in Norfolk, Nebraska ok August 13th 1987. Authorities suspect that she was abducted by a non family member.

Reason for inclusion: two men have been suspected of kidnapping and molesting Jillian as one of the men, David Phelps, confessed this. He was charged with her abduction and convicted in 1991. Jillian has never been found.

Martha Jean Lambert

Name: Martha Jean Lambert

Missing: November 27, 1985 from Elkton, St. John’s County, Florida

Date of Birth: March 26, 1973

Details: Martha Jean Lambert vanished near her trailer home in St. Augustine, FL on November 27th 1985. Foul play is suspected in the case.

Reason for inclusion: In 2000 and 2009, David Lambert confessed to killing his sister on the day she vanished. Martha remains missing and she’s never been located. David has since recanted his confession and stated he doesn’t know what happened to her.

Sir-Kristopher Clayton Marshall

Name: Sir-Kristopher Clayton Marshall

Missing: July 20, 1977 from Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California

Date of Birth: September 11, 1973

Details: Sir-Kristopher Clayton Marshall was last seen with three other female children on July 20th 1977 in Los Angeles, California. Foul play is suspected and his case is classified as a non family abduction.

Reason for inclusion: James Williams, the father of one of the children that Sir-Kristopher was last seen with, was charged with killing all four children but the charges were eventually dropped.

Randy Lee Sellers

Name: Randy Lee Sellers

Missing: August 16, 1980 from Visalia, Kenton County, Kentucky

Date of Birth: September 6, 1962

Details: Randy Lee Sellers was last seen in Visalia, Kentucky on August 16th 1980. Foul play is suspected in his case and is classified as a non family abduction.

Reason for inclusion: In 1994, Donald LeRoy Evans, confessed to abducting and murdering Sellers on the day he vanished. His body was allegedly dumped in the Kincaid State Park but it has yet to be found.

Rima Danette Traxler

Name: Rima Danette Traxler

Missing: May 15, 1985 from Longview, Cowlitz County, Washington

Date of Birth: November 9, 1976

Details: Rima Traxler was last seen in Longview, Washington on May 15th 1985. Authorities suspect that she was abducted by a non family member.

Reason for inclusion: In 1999, Joseph Kondro, a family friend of the Traxler family confessed to abducting and murdering Rima in 1985. Her body has not been recovered.

Wallace Guidroz

Name: Wallace Guidroz

Missing: January 10, 1983 from Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington

Date of Birth: March 24, 1980

Details: Wallace Guidroz was last seen in Tacoma, Washington on January 10th 1983. Foul play is suspected in his case and it remains classified as a non family abduction.

Reason for inclusion: Wallace’s father, Stanley Guidroz, confessed that Wallace fell from his high chair and died. His body has never been found. Stanley was charged with manslaughter but they were dropped due to lack of evidence.

Chester Ralph Wetmore

Name: Chester Ralph Wetmore

Missing: May 26, 1986 from Bradenton, Manatee County, Florida

Date of Birth: August 21, 1971

Details: Chester Wetmore was last seen in Bradenton, Florida on May 26th 1986. Foul play is suspected in his case.

Reason for inclusion: In 2012, James P. Barnes, confessed to killing and burying Chester in 1986. Chester’s body has not been found and James was not charged with his murder.

Jose Esauro Dominguez

Name: Jose Esauro Dominguez

Missing: August 2, 1981 from Stockton, San Joaquin County, California

Date of Birth: July 16, 1965

Details: Jose Dominguez was last seen in Stockton, California on August 2nd 1981. Foul play is suspected in his disappearance which is classified as a non family abduction.

Reason for inclusion: In 1989, two men named Luis Gagliasso and Manuel Sanchez Jr. were charged with murdering Jose. They would’ve both been teenagers when Jose’s murder occurred but they were never brought to trial.

Cinda Leanne Pallett and Charlotte June Kinsey

Name(s): Cinda Leanne Pallett and Charlotte June Kinsey

Missing: September 26, 1981 from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma

Dates of Birth: Cinda (05/13/1968) and Charlotte (09/10/1968)

Details: Cinda Pallett and Charlotte Kinsey were last seen in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on September 26th 1981. Authorities suspect that they were abducted by a non family member.

Reason for inclusion: In 1985, Royal Russel Long, was charged with kidnapping and murdering both Cinda and Charlotte. He was also charged with kidnapping Sharon Baldeagle who vanished in 1984. The charges of murder and kidnapping were eventually dropped.

Reagan Cordell Uden and Richard Loren Uden

Name(s): Reagan Cordell Uden and Richard Loren Uden

Missing: September 12, 1980 from Lander, Fremont County, Wyoming

Dates of Birth: Reagan (05/25/1970) and Richard (11/22/1968)

Details: Richard and Reagan were last seen with their mother, Virginia, in Lander, Wyoming on September 12th 1980. Foul play is suspected and the boys are listed as non family abductions.

Reason for inclusion: in 2013, The boys adoptive father, Gerald Uden, was arrested and charged with killing his sons and wife and then dumping their bodies in Fremont Lake. He was sentenced to life imprisonment. The boys and Virginia have not been located.

Cary Daniel Sayegh

Name: Cary Daniel Sayegh

Missing: October 25, 1978 from Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada

Date of Birth: November 12, 1971

Details: Cary Daniel Sayegh was abducted by an unidentified male on October 25th 1978 from Nevada. Foul play is strongly suspected in his disappearance.

Reason for inclusion: The primary suspect in Cary’s kidnapping once allegedly offered to dispose of a body in the same manner that he did with Carys body. He allegedly stated he killed Cary after his abduction and welded his body into a steel drum and dumped it at an unknown location. Carys case remains unsolved.

Angelo Gene Puglisi

Name: Angelo Gene Puglisi

Missing: August 21, 1976 from Lawrence, Essex County, Massachusetts

Date of Birth: September 2, 1965

Details: Angelo Gene Puglisi was last seen in Lawrence, Massachusetts on August 21st 1976. Authorities suspect that foul play was involved and his disappearance is classified as a non family abduction.

Reason for inclusion: Charles Pierce once confessed to sexually assaulting and murdering a young boy in Lawrence, Massachusetts in 1976. He also confessed to the 1973 abduction of Janice Pickett who has not been located. The young boy is believed to be Angelo.

Luke Aaron Tredway

Name: Luke Aaron Tredway

Missing: May 23, 1984 from Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon

Date of Birth: April 24, 1974

Details: Luke Aaron Tredway was last seen in Portland, Oregon on May 23rd 1984. He is presumed deceased.

Reason for inclusion: In 1996, serial killer Douglas Wright confessed to abducting, sexually assaulting, and murdering Luke. He stated he abducted the boy at random and kept him alive for a day. He murdered the boy by shooting him in the head 6 times. Luke has not been located.

Olisa Susan Williams

Name: Olisa Susan Williams

Missing: June 1, 1982 from Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Michigan

Date of Birth: August 10, 1981

Details: Olisa Williams was last seen in Ann Arbor, Michigan in 1982. Her disappearance is suspicious and is listed as a non family abduction.

Reason for inclusion: At one point, Isiah Williams May have admitted to murdering Olisa. He has not been charged in her case.

Nancy Wilcox

Name: Nancy Wilcox

Missing: October 2, 1974 from Holladay, Sat Lake County, Utah

Date of Birth: July 4, 1958

Details: Nancy Wilcox was last seen in Holladay, Utah on October 2nd 1974. Foul play is suspected in her disappearance.

Reason for inclusion: On January 22nd 1989, Ted Bundy confessed to kidnapping and murdering Wilcox on the night of her disappearance. He gave authorities a possible location of where her body could be but she has not been located.