Aug. 24, 2011
Peter Derick “Pekelo” Cosma, 51, of Makawao, Maui, a slack-key artist, will be remembered in services 7 p.m. Thursday at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center Castle Theatre. He died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Hana. He is survived by former companion Robin White; sons Aaron Boothe and Nicholas Cosma; daughters Sarah Cosma and Namaka and Ella Cosma-White; brothers Patrick, Steven, Leroy and Manuel Jr.; and sister Maddie Helekahi. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at the cultural center. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Sept. 10 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Hana. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Puuiki Cemetery. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.