Patrick Jay Valente was born on May 4, 1950 and lived in rural Arroyo Grande.
Family members last saw Valente at his home near Callender Road on July 4, 2008 and reported him missing eight days later.
Valente disappeared leaving behind both of his vehicles, his cell phone and his dog at home. However, a San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's investigation found no evidence of criminal activity related to his disappearance.
At the time he was reported missing, Valente was described as 5'7" tall and 200 pounds, with brown hair and hazel eyes.
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