Marinette County authorities search for missing woman


MARINETTE, Wis. — Marinette County deputies continue to search for 83-year-old Jeanette L. Fullerton, a dementia patient who went missing from her home in the town of Wagner, Wis., sometime between Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning.

Deputies, volunteers and family members have conducted an “extensive two-day search” by air, land, water and horses, Marinette County Sheriff Jerry Sauve said Friday in a press release.

Fullerton last was seen about 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at her home at N10096 Four Lakes Road.

She was wearing a pink and white shirt and pink pants at the time, Sauve said. Fullerton is 4 feet, 10 inches in height, about 160 pounds and has shoulder-length gray hair.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts should contact the sheriff’s department at 715-732-7627, Sauve said.