Published: Sep 06, 2011 8:27 PM EDT
Updated: Sep 06, 2011 9:04 PM EDT

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- UPDATE: Joyce Renz has been safely located at her home in Clearwater. 

EARLIER REPORT: The Lee County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a missing adult.

On Tuesday, September 06, 2011 just after 1:00 p.m., the Lee County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a missing adult who is reported to have dementia. She is identified as 70-year-old Joyce Renz.

Joyce was last seen at approximately 12:00 p.m. driving a 2004 White Ford Explorer Sport Trac with a black bed lining bearing Florida tag # U564VY. She was last seen in the area of Pine Island and Stringfellow Roads on Pine Island following a relative to business on the island.  They had plans to go to North Port following this stop.  The relative is unsure as to when she was no longer following.

Joyce is 5’5", 130 lbs, has short auburn hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a multicolored shirt, pink shorts and yellow crocs.

Anyone who can provide information regarding the whereabouts Joyce Renz is asked to contact the Lee County Sheriff’s Office at 477-1000.