Find Missing Virginia Erickson!

Find Missing Virginia Erickson!
Find Missing Virginia Erickson!

Find Missing Virginia Erickson!
She and her husband dropped their children
Off at morning worship services.
And they were to go hunting
So said the husband.
He claimed that he dropped her off at a local store.
But she was never seen again.
This was almost 45 years ago.

Find Missing Virginia Erickson!

Find Missing Virginia Erickson! Virginia Erickson has been missing since October 21, 1973. She is missing from Sweet Home, Oregon. Virginia Erickson is classified as an endangered missing person. Her year of birth is 1941. At the time of her disappearance, Erickson was 32 years old. Her current age is 77 years old. Virginia Erickson is a Caucasian female. She is described as 5’1″ tall and 125 pounds at the time of her disappearance. Her hair is brown and her eyes are green. Erickson’s nickname is Ginny.

Find Missing Virginia Erickson!

Virginia Erickson was last seen in Sweet Home, Oregon on October 21, 1973. That day, her children attended church without their parents. Erickson’s husband stated he and Erickson planned to go hunting while the children were in church.

Erickson’s husband said she changed her mind about going hunting. And he dropped her off at a local store. This is the last time he saw her. She has never been heard from again. Erickson was a regular churchgoer in 1973 and played the piano for the church.

Virginia Erickson was not reported missing for several months. The investigation into her disappearance uncovered evidence that her husband was abusing their children. And he faced criminal charges.

Little evidence is available in Erickson’s disappearance. But she is considered missing under suspicious circumstances.

Find Missing Virginia Erickson!

Virginia Erickson has been missing for almost 45 years. She went missing before DNA testing, technology, and missing persons awareness. Has her husband escaped justice for what has apparently happened to her? Ginny was not reported as missing until three months later. And it’s unclear who had reported her as missing. What must their children have endured, fist with an abusive home and with a missing mother? Unfortunately, little information is available about them. They need answers at last.

Someone (s) knows something. Do you have any information concerning the whereabouts of Virginia Erickson? Do you have any information concerning the person (s) responsible for her disappearance?

Linn County Sheriff’s Office
You may call 9-1-1 or your local police.
Agency Case Number: 74-1483

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