Name :

HARRIS, Francis Muriel Sarah Anne

Case : ON-MF-1972-04-01341


Date Of Disappearance : April 21, 1972
Location Of Disappearance : Apsley, Ontario
Age At Disappearance : 45 years
Height (estimate) : 155 cm (5’1”)
Weight (estimate) : 45 kg (100 lbs)
Hair Colour : Grey – wavy, may have been dyed black
Eye Colour : Brown
Gender : Female
Race : Caucasian
Aliases : FONTAINE, Francis; JOHNSON, Francis


Dental Information :

Teeth – wore upper and lower dentures

Medical Information :

Vision – wore eyeglasses

Notable Identifiers :

Build – slender/thin
Complexion – light/fair

Clothing/Jewelry :

Sweater – cardigan, pink in colour
Shirt – blouse, unspecified colour
Pants – black pants
Footwear – low-heeled, slip on shoes, black in colour

Rings – white gold engagement and wedding ring set

Other Personal Items : Unknown
Additional Information :

On the day of her disappearance, Francis accompanied her husband to a medical appointment in Peterborough. On their drive home, they stopped in Lakefield.

The couple returned home at approximately 11:00 a.m.  After having lunch at home, Mr. Harris went to work from approximately 1:00 p.m. to 5:50 p.m.

Francis’ son returned home from school at 3:40 p.m.  His mother was not home and has not been seen since.

In April 2020, the OPP created an age progressed image of Francis as she would appear today.

Contact :

Ontario Provincial Police – Peterborough County Detachment
705-742-0401 or Toll-Free 1-888-310-1122
Additional Details and Contacts

Case Reference : OPP RM10110632 – NCMPUR 2009002399
Source Links :

National Centre for Missing Persons and Unidentified Remains
Ontario Provincial Police

Last Modified : May 4, 2020

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