Vincent B. Wesselmann is a U.S. Army Veteran who went missing from Breese, Illinois on Thursday, April 21, 2011. Vincent Wesselmann was known to walk to the U.S. Post Office in downtown Breese, Illinois each day to get a copy of the local newspaper, the Breese Journal. Around 5:00 p.m. on the day that he went missing, Vincent Wesselmann was seen by a neighbor walking downtown along North First Street in front of the Breese Grain Company, but he never arrived at the Post Office that day. Vincent Wesselmann lived alone and was not married. The following day, in the evening of Friday, April 22, 2011, his family was unable to reach him by phone. On Saturday, his family went to his house and was unable to make contact with him, but they did find his vehicle and bike in the garage and his “church clothing” laid out in likely in preparation for Church on Thursday night or Friday morning. Vincent Wesselmann missed both church services at St. Augustine’s Catholic Church in Breese Illinois.
Vincent Wesselmann is 75 years old as of the date he went missing in April 2011. Vincent Wesselmann is described as a white male standing 5 feet 9 inches to 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighing approximately 225 to 235 pounds. Vincent Wesselmann has brown hair and blue eyes. Vincent Wesselmann was last seen wearing a plaid or blue shirt with navy blue pants.
If you have any information about the whereabouts of Vincent B. Wesselmann, contact the Breese Police Department at 618-526-7226 reference Case # 11-001351. (NamUs MP # 10847)