Aug. 13, 2012
Vennie “Pearl” Brodo, 73, of Hilo, a Hawaiian Pine trimmer, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Dwight Richards, Emery Patcil and Ricky, Ike and Jorge T. Brodo; daughters Doreen Nakoa, Stephanie Lamon and Germaine Yano; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. Casual attire. Flowers and lei welcome.