Richie L. Armour, 23, of New London, Mo., drowned Saturday, June 27, while launching a boat at Wyaconda State Park near La Grange, Mo.

Richie L. Armour, 23, of New London, Mo., drowned Saturday, June 27, while launching a boat at Wyaconda State Park near La Grange, Mo.

He was pronounced dead at 12:16 p.m. by Lewis County Coroner Larry Arnold.

The James O’Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal is handling funeral arrangements.

Agencies assisting at the scene were the Lewis County Ambulance District, La Grange Fire Department, Missouri State Highway Patrol, Missouri Water Patrol and Missouri Park Rangers.