Murder on the Highway

This week we are discussing the murder of a woman after she and her husband stopped to help a broken down vehicle on their drive home.

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  1. A cruel case of murder | Maclean’s | DECEMBER 2, 1985 
  2. The killer I knew | National Post 
  3. After 30 years, a son comes to terms with his father?s murder of his mother | Chatham Daily News 
  4. Helmuth Buxbaum (1939-2007) – Find a Grave Memorial 
  5. Hanna Schmidt Buxbaum (1936-1984) – Find A Grave Memorial 
  6. Buxbaum: Financial books close, 28 years after roadside murder of Hanna Buxbaum near Komoka | London Free Press
  9. Helmuth Buxbaum, convicted in 1980s murder, dies in jail | CBC News 
  10. Phillip Buxbaum dies at 46 | London Free Press
  11. articles:

The Sun, February 14, 1986, page A14

Windsor Star, November 7, 1985, page A12 

Windsor Star, May 3, 1986, page C6 

The Gazette, Montreal, February 14, 1986, page B12

The Edmonton Journal, February 5, 1989, page B3 

The Sun, November 21, 1985, page B12

The Sun, October, 24, 1985, page A22

Calgary Herald, November 22, 1985, page D22

The Vancouver Sun, December 24, 1999, page C1

The Sun, November 19, 1985, page A19


The Gazette, Montreal, September 16, 1986, page 17

Calgary Herald, November 21, 1985, page A10

The Windsor Star, February 14, 1986, page D11

The Ottawa Citizen, December 18, 1984, page A5

The Windsor Star, December 19, 1984, page B11

The Windsor Star, November 14, 1985, page A14

The Ottowa Citizen, November 28, 1985, page A15

The Gazette, Montreal, October 15, 1986, page B1

The Windsor Star, Febuary 14, 1986, page D11

The Edmonton Journal, January 5, 1986, page B3

The Edmonton Journal, July 7, 1984, page A3

The Citizen, Ottawa, July 7, 1984, page 65

The Edmonton Journal, July 24, 1984 page A2

The Ottawa Citizen, July 24, 1984, page 3

The Windsor Star, Ontario, October 22, 1985, page A12

The Gazette, Montreal, October 11, 1986, page A10.


Book: The Prodigal Husband, by Michael Harris, 2012.