It’s been a challenging year for those who work for Days of Our Lives. They lost Bobby Bateman earlier in the year and March 2, 2008 they lost an art director, Wade Battley, who passed on from cancer at the age of 52. Not a few weeks later, they lost a previous writer, Raymond E. Goldstone, to a heart attack at age 88. Unfortunately, this has not been the last loss for them.

April 9, 65 year old actor, Stanley Kamel, passed on due to a heart attack. If you are a long time viewer, you’ll remember him as ‘Eric Peters’. He played this part from 1972 – 1976. A show spokesperson told me “So sad to hear. Our thoughts and prayers go out to him and his family. ”

Soaps.com sends our thoughts and condolences to family and friends on this terrible loss.