The Omaha Public Schools Foundation has established a memorial fund for Edgar Loarca-Garcia.
The Central High School sophomore drowned in Lake Manawa on Memorial Day.
A memorial fund has been established for @OPSCentralHigh sophomore Edgar Gregorio Loarca Garcia who tragically drowned in Lake Manawa on Memorial Day. Please visit the link below for fund information. Thank you! https://t.co/dszWzHzbwA pic.twitter.com/6XhX6z91U6
— OPS Foundation (@OmahaSchoolsFDN) May 31, 2018
Donations can be made at any Wells Fargo Branch. You need to use this information: Edgar Loarca-Garcia Memorial Account #1723922892.
Loarca-Garcia was on an inner tube in a swimming area when he fell in and never resurfaced.
Authorities said it appeared he was an inexperienced swimmer.