Karen Streed

On February 24, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Karen Theresa Streed Homicide Karen Theresa Streed 21 YOA Case # 71-00703 Home Residence: Cedar Rapids, IA (Linn County) Body Found in Amana, IA (Iowa County) Investigating Agency: Iowa County Sheriff’s Office Body Found October 24, 1971 Disappeared/DOD: October 18, 1971   Case summary compiled by Jody Ewing On Sunday, October 24, 1971, Karen Theresa […]

Willard Woodring and Richard Buchanan

On December 16, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Double Homicide Willard Charles Woodring, 42 Richard B. Buchanan, 49 Hawkeye Hotel Keokuk, Iowa Lee County DCI Case # 60-00902 October 9, 1960 Case Summary compiled by Jody Ewing Willard Woodring, the 42-year-old owner of the former Hawkeye Hotel in Keokuk, Iowa, and Richard G. Buchanan, 42, of Colona, Illinois, were taken into the hotel’s […]

Ramona Cox

On December 15, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Courtesy photo Cedar Rapids Gazette Moravia native Ramona Jean Cox in an undated photo. Ramona Jean Cox Homicide Ramona Jean Cox 24 YOA 1526 Woodland Avenue Des Moines, IA Polk County Case # 62-00508 April 22, 1962   Case Summary compiled by Jody Ewing   Ramona Jean Cox, 24, was found dead in her first-floor […]

Julie Benning

On December 13, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Julie Ann Benning Homicide Julia “Julie” Ann Benning 18 YOA Disappeared From: Waverly, IA Bremer County Body Located in: Shell Rock, IA Butler County Investigating Agencies: Federal Bureau of Investigation and Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation Case # 76-00382 Date of Death: November 28, 1975 Body Recovered: March 18, 1976     Gone Cold: Family […]

Elaine Konecne

On October 28, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Union County in Iowa   Creston in Union County Doris “Elaine” Konecne Homicide Doris Elaine Konecne 38 YOA Ken-Lee Apartments North Cherry Street Creston, IA Union County October 27, 1973       Case Summary compiled by Jody Ewing Doris “Elaine” Konecne, 38, the legal secretary for Union County Attorney Robert Rolfe, was found deceased […]