Prominent businessman Maposua Rudolf Keil passes away

The nation is in mourning today having lost another prominent member of the business community with the passing of Maposua Rudolf Keil.

The Owner of Radio Polynesia passed away at his home on Sunday.

News of Maposua’s passing has drawn condolences from mourners in Samoa and all over the world on social media.

Mack Tane described Maposua as a “great man.”

“Condolences to your family from us all here in NZ,” he wrote on Corey Keil’s Facebook page.

A staunch member of the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints in Samoa, Maposua will be sadly missed.

“Please pass on sincerest condolences to the family Corey,” Norman Wetzell writes.

“As the scriptures say there is a season for everything yes even to leave this life but it is not the end but a new beginning. May Heavenly Father bring you all much comfort at this time. Alofa atu.”

Church member, Jase Bond, also offered condolences to the Keil family. 

“I remember this Sunday when we celebrated his 80th birthday at Church. A man of great faith. Rest in peace my friend...I’m gonna miss seeing you every week at my office after temple. Families are forever. Much love.”

More details in tomorrow’s Samoa Observer edition.

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