Estelle Louise Hogan

Above: Hogan, circa 2001


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: September 9, 2001 from Placerville, California
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: June 13, 1936
  • Age: 65 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'3, 155 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian female. Brown hair, blue eyes. Hogan wears eyeglasses.
  • Clothing Description: A gray sweatshirt and blue jeans.
  • Medical Conditions: Hogan has been diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease. She may be disoriented as a result of her condition.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Hogan was last seen at her home in Placerville, California at 11:00 a.m. on September 9, 2001. She has never been heard from again. Her husband did not realize she was missing until 6:00 a.m. the following day.

    Hogan has a history of wandering away from home; the last time she disappeared, she hid from the search and rescue team that was looking for her but was found safe after ten and a half hours. When Hogan disappeared in September 2001, the search for her was called off after three days. Her disappearance remains unsolved.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    El Dorado County Sheriff's Department


    Source Information
    California Attorney General's Office
    The Mountain Democrat


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated September 21, 2006; details of disappearance updated.

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