San Francisco man drowns at Zephyr Cove |

San Francisco man drowns at Zephyr Cove


A funeral service for San Mateo County Correctional Officer Andreia Jeffrey Arqueza is July 26 after he drowned at Zephyr Cove in Douglas County on Tuesday.

Arqueza, 34, was identified by the San Mateo County Code 30 Foundation as the man who was pulled from Lake Tahoe in a Facebook Post.

Bystanders pulled Arqueza from the water at about 4 p.m. Tuesday on the north end of Zephyr Cove and began life-saving measures.

When Douglas County deputies arrived they took over CPR until Tahoe-Douglas medics arrived on scene.

Arqueza was taken to Barton Memorial Hospital in South Lake Tahoe, where he was pronounced dead.

Arqueza was a U.S. Army veteran of the Iraq War and previously worked for the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office

Donations for his wife and two children are being sought by the foundation.

Donations to the family can be made to the Code 30 Foundation, an IRS 501 (c)(3) tax exempt charitable organization, Tax ID # 46-2834289. 

Donations can be made online at

Donations can be sent via mail to: San Mateo County Code 30 Foundation, 2421 Broadway Street, Redwood City CA.