Waupaca County Sheriff’s deputies were called out to the Little Wolf River, about 100 yards south of Ostrander Road shortly before 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 14.
Witnesses told the officers that 33-year-old Curtis L. Howell fell into the water and had not resurfaced for about 10 minutes.
Volunteers and firefighters searched the area and found Howell’s body a short distance from where he was last seen.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Weyauwega police, New London firefighters, Gold Cross Ambulance, New London First Responders and the Department of Natural Resources assisted.