Former ‘Tarzan’ Actor, Ron Ely’s wife found dead at Santa Barbara County home. An investigation shows that Mrs. Valerie Lundeen Ely was killed by their suspected son.
During the course of the distressed call on 911 at exactly 8:15 pm, the Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday, found Ron Ely’s wife died, with a multiple stabbed on her chest.
The Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Office said, Cameron Ely, 30, their son, deemed this threat and shot her to death.
“During the search, the suspect was located outside the home.
“He posed a threat and in response four deputies fired their service weapons at the suspect, fatally wounding him.”
Before her death;
Valerie Lundeen Ely was a former beauty pageant queen who was Miss Florida in 1981. She and Ron Ely had three children together.