Clipped From Lincoln Journal Star
Oinahan, 19, Is Drowned Waterman Was All-State Player West Okoboji Lake, la. (Â£) A 19-year-old Omaha boy drowned in West Okoboji Sunday when he slipped on ledge and plunged into deep water, after helping a swimmer swimmer to shore. Howard Waterman, son of Mr. and Mrs. Howard Waterman, Waterman, was swimming with some girls from Omaha. Karen Kleider, 19, was having difficulty in the water because of high waves. Howard went to help and got her back shore. He then slipped back into the lake. Waterman, visiting an uncle, Al Porter of Enwood, was to be only a fair swimmer. He is survived by his parents and 4 brothers. Young Waterman was a Sunday Journal and Star all-state footballer from Omaha North High School.