The Doe Network:
Case File 2601DFWA


Esther Mae Gesler
Missing since March 13, 1976 from Kent, Washington
Classification: Endangered Missing

Vital Statistics

Circumstances of Disappearance
Esther Gesler left her husband and children at home on March 13, 1976 at 11.00.

Esther told her husband that she was going to rent a motel room in the SeaTac (airport) area so that she could be alone and study for a final college exam coming up the next week. She told him that she would return home the next day.
She took the family car provided to her by her ex-husband.
She kept a hair dresser appointment in the neighboring City of Auburn, WA, just south of Kent.

Esther did not return home as promised the next day and has not been seen or heard from since. Foul play is suspected.

If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:

Kent Police Department
Detective Wayne Himple

Agency Case Number: 76-705

NCIC Number: M-719106761
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

Source Information:
Kent Police Department
Kiro TV

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