A body recovered from waters off a Newquay beach has been identified as local man Mark Neville, who went missing from his home at the beginning of February.
The 45-year-old father-of-three was found off the Pentire Headland at Fistral Beach on Thursday 17 February.
Mr Neville's wife Angie said: "Mark was a wonderful husband and a devoted father."
Police said Mr Neville's death was not being treated as suspicious.
Coastguard teams, two lifeboats and a rescue helicopter were all involved in a search along the Cornish coast after Mr Neville disappeared on Thursday 3 February.
Devon and Cornwall Police said his car was found in a car park at Pentire Headland on 4 February.
Angie Neville said: "We are struggling to come to terms with our loss."
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