March 13, 2013
Wilbert Rapoza Branco, 83, of Kailua, a retired roofer, died in Kailua. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by son Michael; daughters Diana Berrien, Trinidad Branco-Hill and Roxann Branco-Orona; companion Pauline Gray; brothers Milton, Manuel and Patrick; sisters Margaret Pacheco, Mildred “Dolly” Branco-Pacheco and Dorothy “Baby” Wright; 14 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Kailua Church of the Nazarene. Services at noon. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.