Published: Aug 27, 2013 6:50 PM EDT

SARASOTA, Fla.- A 59-year-old Fort Myers man was found dead near the Big Pass area in Sarasota. A passing boater in the Gulf of Mexico saw him and called the sarasota Police.

The deceased has been identified as Cresente C. Bautista.

Bautista was born in the Philippines and lived in Ft. Myers with his family, according to the Sarasota Police Department. Cresente is the owner of the C B Marine Construction Company, which is currently repairing a seawall at Bay Island Park in the area of the Siesta Bridge west end.

The Sarasota Police Department Bureau of Criminal Investigations is currently conducting the death investigation, but, as of this time, has found no evidence of foul play.