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Missing Person Search continues - Inverness

Search continues for Carol Kiparsky (77) and Ian Irwin (72) in Inverness

Marin Search and Rescue is looking for Carol Kiparsky (77) and Ian Irwin (72).  The couple were last seen Friday at a BnB rental on Via de la Vista in Inverness / Seahaven with last contact being Friday afternoon. They were supposed to check out Saturday morning, but all of their belongings including phone, wallets and vehicle were left at the vacation cottage and they missed an appointment Sunday. This is highly out of character for them and after extensive searching and investigation Sunday afternoon and evening, no clues have been located. 


If you have seen either of these missing people at any time since Thursday Feb 13, please contact -the Marin Sheriff’s Department at 415-479-2311.


Approximately sixty searchers from The Marin Sheriff’s Search and Rescue assisted, the Marin Sheriff’s Department, Inverness Fire, the CHP, State Parks, Marin County Fire and the National Park Service. 


Once additional information is obtained, supplemental press releases shall be issued.


Persons of Interest:

● Carol Kiparsky (77 years old), 5’ 7”, 115 lbs, caucasion, grey hair, blue eyes
● Ian Irwin, 72 years old, 6’ 1” tall, 175 lbs, caucasion, bald / grey hair, blue eyes


Agencies involved:

● California Highway Patrol
● Inverness Fire
● Marin County Fire Department
● Marin County Search and Rescue
● Marin County Fire Department
● Marin County Sheriff’s Office
● National Park Service
● State Parks

Press Inquiries: Sergeant Brenton Schneider at