CANCELLED: Missing 86 y/o Ethal (Grace) BARANYK in Chilliwack

Sadly, Grace Baranyk, missing for over a month in Chilliwack, BC, was located deceased recently. Our condolences to her family, friends, and loved ones. 


The RCMP is seeking the public’s assistance to locate Ethel ‘Grace’ Baranyk, 86, of Chilliwack. Ms. Baranyk was last seen on July 13, 2019 approximately 10:30 am by a caregiver in the 45000-block of Lenora Crescent.

She has been missing since 10:30am July 13th, 2019 and suffers from severe Dementia .

Ethel ‘Grace’ Baranyk 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.

As RCMP officers supported by Chilliwack Search and Rescue continue to search for Ms. Baranyk they ask the public to remain watchful for her.

Ms. Baranyk answers to the name Grace and may appear to be disorientated 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.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Ethel  ‘Grace’ Baranyk is urged to contact the Chilliwack RCMP at 604-792-4611 or, should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

Released by

Cpl. Mike Rail

Media Relations Officer
Upper Fraser Valley Regional Detachment
46326 Airport Road, Chilliwack, B.C. V2P 1A5
Office: 604-702-4017
Fax: 604-702-4045