Aug. 19, 2010
Samuel Lani “Uncle Buddy” Peters, 67, of Kapaa, Kauai, a drywall worker and owner of Wailua Kayak & Canoe, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Catherine; daughters Tammy Toban, Denise “Tita” Kauihou, Kulamanu Marshman and Kaiulani Lovell; hanai son Nakana Duarte; hanai daughter Keahi Verdusco; nine grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. A celebration of life will be held Sept. 18. Details pending.