His Marriages and Love Lives
He met several women through "Parents without Partners" dances.
Ridgway made accusations about his ex-wives and spoke of them in derogatory ways.
According to two former wives, girlfriends and prostitutes, he liked sex outdoors at or near where victims' remains were found.
Ridgway's ex-girlfriends or ex-wives took detectives to places where Ridgway would tie them up to stakes when they had sex outdoors.
First Wife Claudia - She said their brief marriage failed because he was dominated by his mother's influence.
Second Wife Marcia - Marcia Winslow described strange behavior and unusual sex practices. They had a son, Matthew, in 1975.
Current Wife Judith - Judith Lynch, made a big difference in his life. (Legally separated on 9-5-02.)
Girlfriends - He viewed prostitutes as "things" to be used. He said he nearly killed a woman.
Growing Up - Devoted Son - Friendly Neighbor - He was considered a dutiful son. He was "very close" to his mother but not to his father.
Copyright Kari Sable 1994-2006
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