Traverse City Record-Eagle

April 18, 2013

Kayakers find body of missing Grandville woman


---- — GRANDVILLE (AP) — Authorities say kayakers found the body of a missing western Michigan woman in the water of the flooded Grand River.

The body was found Tuesday night near the Grandville and Wyoming border, southwest of Grand Rapids.

Authorities confirmed Wednesday that the remains are those of 51-year-old Mary Tornga.

Police say Tornga’s husband reported her missing Sunday. They say he told them he and his wife had an argument while driving about 1 a.m. Sunday. He says she got out, planning to walk home.

Police are withholding the results of a Wednesday autopsy.