Maria Magdalena said: “Such a terrible thing to happen to that poor mother and wife just before Father’s Day. So sad.”
Laila Baila said: “Very sad. Be grateful for what you have and appreciate your parents, children and loved ones. You never know when it’s time to go, life sure is short.”
West Yorkshire Police said: “Police were called around 11.18am on Saturday, June 16 to the canalside, near to Navigation House in Cooper Bridge, Huddersfield, after it was believed two men entered the water.
“Officers conducted extensive inquiries to locate the men, and the police underwater search unit attended.
“The bodies of two men were recovered from the water around 7.20pm. They are believed to be a father and son from the Leeds area. The family have been notified.”