On April 27, 1967, Marianne Schuett was abducted from Kilbride. Marianne’s abduction was devastating to her family and caused shock and dismay throughout the village of Kilbride and across southern Ontario. As news of the tragic event spread, hundreds of people joined in the search for Marianne, but their efforts were to no avail. As of 2020, the circumstances and perpetrator of Marianne’s disappearance are still unknown.
Anyone with information on the case is asked to call Halton Regional Police’s Investigative Services at 905-825-4747 ext. 8760 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.
At the request of the Schuett family, the Kilbride History Group has initiated the placement of a memorial bench in front of Kilbride Public School, close to the location where Marianne was abducted. Find out more about the Marianne Schuett Memorial Bench.