Memorials Archive

FOUND DECEASED (Pending Positive Identification): Elizabeth Rivera – Houston, Texas (10/29/17)

11/12/17 — We are very sad to report that Texas EquuSearch members found human remains this morning thought to be those of Ms. Rivera. Positive identification must be determined by homicide detectives and the Medical Examiner’s Office. We would like to thank our members for helping bring Ms. Rivera’s family some form of closure. Please

Passing of Our Long-Time Member, and Brother, Thor Burfine (11/01/17)

11/02/17 — We are so saddened to report that one of our first members and part of our family, Thor Burfine, passed away last night. Thor was a vital part of our organization, both in searching and providing IT support for many years. Thor will be missed for his friendship, his hard work, his wit,

FOUND DECEASED: Unidentified Child, n/k/a “Little Jacob,” Approximately 3-5 Yrs., Found in Galveston, TX (10/20/17)

10/23/17 — A young child resembling the one in the above sketch was found deceased on a Galveston, Texas beach on October 20th 2017. The child is a male … and is estimated to be between 3 – 5 years-old, possibly Hispanic, about 3’ tall, and weighing about 30 lbs. The child could be missing

FOUND DECEASED (Pending Positive Identification): Jacob Duffee, 30 Yrs., Levelland, TX (09/28/17)

11/02/17 — We are very sad to report that Jacob Duffee has been found deceased, pending positive identification by law enforcement and the medical examiner’s office. Please keep his family and loved ones in your thoughts and prayers. 10/18/17 — 30 year-old Jacob Duffee was last seen in Levelland, Texas on September 28th 2017. Jacob

FOUND DECEASED: Mario Garduno – Houston, Texas (10/14/17)

10/16/17 — We are sad to report that Mario Garduno has been found deceased. He was positively identified by his family members. Please keep his family and loved ones in your thoughts and prayers. We would like to thank our volunteers who helped bring this family some closure. 10/15/17 — 58 year-old Mario Garduno was

FOUND DECEASED: Fred Paar – Ghent, KY (09/10/17)

09/27/17 — We are very sad to report the body of Fred Paar has been located, and has been positively identified. Please keep Fred’s family and loved ones in your thoughts and prayers. Thank you so much. 09/22/17 — The meeting place for the search on September 23, 2017 is 608 Liberty Street, Ghent, Kentucky

FOUND DECEASED: Desi Torres – Fresno, Texas (9/12/17)

09/15/17 — The active search for 20 year-old Desi Torres is now over. The true dedicated members of the Texas EquuSearch team located Desi’s body a short time ago. Texas EquuSearch members and law enforcement investigators – many of whom have lost their homes, or had them damaged due to the floodwaters of Hurricane Harvey