Police: Elgin man, 84, missing and possibly endangered

  • Lewis J. Onderko

    Lewis J. Onderko

Daily Herald report
Updated 1/10/2022 4:38 PM
Update: Lewis J. Onderko has been located.

Elgin police are seeking the public's help in locating a missing and possibly endangered man last seen late Saturday afternoon driving away from a home on the city's west side.

Lewis J. Onderko, 84, is described as a white male standing 5-foot-5 and weighing 140 pounds. He has gray hair and was wearing a black or blue sweater, blue jeans and black shoes with thick soles.


He was last seen in the 3800 block of Olympia Fields Drive driving a silver 2007 Hyundai Santa Fe with Illinois license plate G359812.

Onderko has a condition that places him in danger, police said.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Onderko should contact the Elgin Police Department at (847) 289-2700 or call 911.


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