By Terry Kovarik
The Door County Sheriff’s Department has now identified a Chicago who drowned Saturday in Sister Bay. The man is 36-year-old Jose Ortiz. Sheriff Steve Delarwelle says Ortiz had been swimming with friends at a sandbar near Sand Bay in Liberty Grove park when he went missing.
Ortiz was taken to Door County Medical Center and airlifted to St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay, where he died Sunday.