Gary Ridgway (Serial Killer) Bio-Wiki, Age, Son, Mom, Wife and Victims

Gary Ridgway Biography and Wiki

Gary Ridgway is an American serial killer convicted of more than 48 separate killings making him one of the most feared serial killers in United States history. He mainly kidnapped teenage girls and women in Washington DC most of them confirmed as sex workers and vulnerable women in society. Gary was nicknamed Green River Killer after he murdered and dumped five bodies in Green River. ALSO READ: Adrienne Anderson

Gary Ridgway Age and Birthday

He was born on February 18, 1949, in the United States of America. Gary is 72 years old as of 2021.

Gary Ridgway Parents

He has revealed that his mother was known as Mary Ridgway. Gary says that when growing up as a teenager, he had both sexual feelings and anger against his mother Mary. He even says that he admired killing her but had no chance to. ALSO READ: Danae Mercer

Gary Ridgway Wife

He has been married about three times and separated from all of them. Gary’s first wife is Claudia Kraig Barrows between 1970 to 1972. Between 1973 to 1981, he was married to Marcia Lorene Brown and then from 1988 to 2002 married Judith Lorraine Lynch.

Gary Ridgway Son

Gary Ridgway was married thrice in his life, and Matthew is his son from his second marriage to Marcia Lorene Brown. The couple got married in 1973 and divorced in 1981. Matthew was born in 1975

Gary Ridgway Net Worth

Gary’s net worth ranges between $500,000 to $1 Million as of 2021. This is estimated from all the properties he owns.

Gary Ridgway Victims and Convictions

Between 1980 and 1990, the records say that he had murdered over 70 teenage girls and women in Seatle, Tacoma, and Washington DC. He mainly kidnapped teenage girls and women in Washington DC most of them confirmed as sex workers and vulnerable women in society. Gary was nicknamed Green River Killer after he murdered and dumped five bodies in Green River.

Gary Ridgway Books

  • Search for the Green River Killer by Carlton Smith
  • The Riverman:
  • Killer by Robert D. Keppel
  • The Green River Killer by the King County Journal Staff Chasing the Devil by Sheriff David Reichert
  • Green River, Running Red by true-crime author and former police officer Ann Rule
  • Serial Killers: Issues Explored Through Green River Murders by Tomas Guillen
  • Green River Serial Killer

Where is Gary Ridgway now?

He is currently serving a life sentence at the Washington State Penitentiary in Walla Walla.

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