Resident with dementia missing, police ask for help

For Newton Now
The Newton Police Department asks anyone who has seen Dennes Gronau, 78, of Newton to please contact them as her family has reported her missing and she has dementia.
Gronau s last seen walking east in the 600 block of West 5th St. here in Newton at about 12:45 Tuesday, Sept. 22. She is 5 feet 5 inches tall, was last seen wearing a black light weight jacket, black jeans and was carrying a black purse. “Her family is worried she may not know where she is,” the department stated. “If you see her, please call 911.”