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Police Need Public’s Help To Find Missing 86-Year-Old Woman With Dementia

Ethel Baranyk

Photo: Chilliwack RCMP

Chilliwack RCMP are asking for the public’s help to find missing 86-year-old woman Ethel ‘Grace’ Baranynk.

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According to police, she was last seen on July 13th, 2019 at approximately 10:30 a.m. by a caregiver in the 45000-block of Lenora Crescent.

Ethel Baranynk is described as:

  • Caucasian female.
  • Height: 163 cm (5’4).
  • Weight: 54 kgs. (120 lbs).
  • Hair: Grey / White cut short and may be in rollers.
  • Wearing a grey sweater, grey vest, and navy blue pants.

At this moment, RCMP officers supported by Chilliwack Search and Rescue continue to search for Ms. Baranyk.

“Ms. Baranyk answers to the name Grace and may appear to be disoriented or confused,” says Corporal Mike Rail spokesperson for the UFVRD.

“Police and caregivers are concerned for Grace’s well-being and believe she may be in need of medical attention”.

If you have any information about Ethel Baranynk, please contact the Chilliwack RCMP at 604-792-4611 or, should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).


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