Statement from Papali'i Poutoa Papali'i, spokesman for the Fatialofa family

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“On behalf of Anne Fatialofa and her children, we would like to thank everyone for their support during this difficult time of Peter’s passing. The family is humbled and overwhelmed by the many tributes since his sudden passing.

“The family would like to invite all who wish to farewell Peter to a family service on Tuesday 12th November, 6pm at the Vodafone Events Centre, Manukau. 

“Peter’s funeral service will be held on Wednesday 13th November, 10am at the Vodafone Events Centre.

“At the conclusion of the funeral service, Peter will be laid to rest at the Manukau Memorial Gardens.

“Thank you all once again.”