The remains of Frank Chiappetta, 88, were found in the area of 4th Line East and 15th Sideroad in Mulmur, Ont., on March 16, police say.
According to officers, a hiker came across what appeared to be human remains in a wooded area and immediately notified police.
The Ontario Forensic Pathologist Service subsequently conducted a post-mortem exam that confirmed the remains were those of Chiappetta.
Caledon OPP say they’re continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding the 88-year-old’s death.
Those with information are asked to contact Caledon OPP at 905-584-2241 or Peel Crime Stoppers anonymously.