Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Piests in:
 • All Saints Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleum
 • Des Plaines
 • Cook County
 • Illinois
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Advertisement
Robert Jerome Piest
Birth: Mar. 16, 1963
Death: Dec. 11, 1978

Victim of serial murderer John Wayne Gacy. He was a student at Maine West High School in Des Plaines, Illinois . At the time of his disappearance, on Dec. 11, 1978, he was working as a stock boy in a local pharmacy. His disappearance resulted in a search that led to Gacy's arrest. His body was recovered April 9, 1979. (bio by: Seagull) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Harold B. Piest (1932 - 2006)
 
 Sibling:
  Kenneth Lee Piest (1954 - 2007)*
  Robert Jerome Piest (1963 - 1978)
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Murdered
 
Burial:
All Saints Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleum
Des Plaines
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Community Mausoleum East, Crypt 3229, Tier 1
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Aug 13, 1998
Find A Grave Memorial# 3387
Robert Jerome Piest
Added by: Bittersweet Memories
 
Robert Jerome Piest
Added by: death2ur
 
Robert Jerome Piest
Added by: death2ur
 
There are 4 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


-Anonymous
 Added: Sep. 12, 2016
God bless you Robert ! I'll pray for you tonight, You were too Young to die this way. Hope you have found inner peace in paradise, never forget you and all gacy's victims.
- Jake401
 Added: Aug. 30, 2016
The 1970's seem an impossibly long time ago now and the night you lost your life seems to belong to a distant age.You are safe at last,away from the crude vibrations of this imperfect planet. Not so the rest of us I'm afraid, for whom this world becomes a...(Read more)
-Anonymous
 Added: Jul. 26, 2016
There are 786 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.0 after 100 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service UPDATED