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Body of missing Cobourg senior recovered from Lake Ontario

The body of a missing Cobourg woman was recovered from Lake Ontario on Saturday.
The body of a missing Cobourg woman was recovered from Lake Ontario on Saturday. Global Peterborough file

Cobourg police say the body of a missing woman was located Saturday morning.

Around 11:30 a.m., officers responded to the area of Monk Cove Park along Monk Street along the shore of Lake Ontario in response to reports of a body floating in the water.

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“With the assistance of Coast Guard and emergency services partners, the body of a deceased female was retrieved,” police stated.

Police have identified the body as missing Cobourg woman Ada Didomizio, 86.

She had been last seen on Sept. 4 at her residence in the west end. Police issued a release on Friday night stating family were concerned for her well-being.

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A post-mortem examination has been ordered to help determined the cause of death, police said.