May 10, 2009

Missing kayaker's body found in Eagle Lake

The week-long search for a missing kayaker in Eagle Lake ended Sunday morning with the discovery of his body.

Racine County Sheriff's officials began searching Monday after recovering a kayak, jacket and cell phone belonging to a Town of Dover man in the lake.

At approximately 10:21 a.m. Sunday morning, police recovered the body of John O. Houdek floating in the lake.


  1. JJ McAuliffe5/11/2009 3:26 AM

    My friend Kim and I went out Kayaking on Eagle lake on Friday evening. We acually passed over the area they found the body. Way creepy. My heart goes out to the family.

  2. i was at eagle inn when he left. i feel so bad for the family