Verna Smith

Above: Smith, circa 1968


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: February 1, 1968 from Marina, California
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date of Birth: April 24, 1919
  • Age: 48 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'0 - 5'6, 140 - 160 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian female. Brown/red hair, hazel eyes. Smith has a mole on the left side of her neck. She may use the last names Luchko and/or Saltise, or the first name Vera.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Smith was last seen in Marina, California on February 1, 1968. She has never been heard from again. Few details are available in her case. Smith left behind two young children as well as the family car. Her husband never reported her missing. She is considered to be missing under suspicious circumstances.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Marina Police Department


    Source Information
    California Attorney General's Office


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated November 27, 2011; alternate height and weight added, distinguishing characteristics and details of disappearance updated.

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