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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) 
 
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 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
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Robert Jerome Piest
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Robert Jerome Piest
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Fifteen years.Not very long in terms of a lifetime perhaps,but quite long enough for you to make your mark and quite long enough for you to affect the lives of others profoundly. Yet where are you now? Do you stay close to those you loved in life, are you...(Read more)
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