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Family identifies body found in Costa Rica as missing US woman

(CNN)The family of Carla Stefaniak, a US citizen reported missing while on vacation in Costa Rica, has confirmed that a body found there this week belongs to her.It appears Stefaniak's father was allowed to see the body of his 36-year-old daughter Tuesday night, according to a Facebook page that has been updated by a family friend. "Words cannot express the devastation within her family and friends. We want the world to know that we will never forget Carla," the post on Finding Carla says. "We will never forget the joy she brought into our lives, how much she made us laugh. We will always be with her and we know she will always be with us. May god bless her soul."Earlier this week, Costa Rican authorities found a partially decomposed body ...