Authorities searching for missing Orland man

December 18, 2009 (CHICAGO) Authorities say Edward Valek, 73, was last seen Thursday at approximately 8 p.m. leaving a visitation the Brady Gill Funeral Home in Evergreen Park. Ill. He had attended the visitation of a former co-worker.

Police say Valek takes high blood pressure and cholesterol medication but has no other known ailments.

The missing man is described as a white male, approximately 5 ft. 8 inches tall, 185 lbs., blue eyes, gray hair and wears glasses. He was last seen wearing a black jacket, gray sweater with a dress shirt, and black shoes and pants. Valek was driving a tan 2003 Ford Aerostar van with Illinois license plate 1285094.

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