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Branko Desabota Obituary

Branko  - Desabota
Branko - Desabota

September 25, 1928 - January 23, 2018
Born in Croatia
Resided in San Pedro, CALIFORNIA
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Branko was born to Kristo and Santa Desabota on September 25, 1938, in Soline, Croatia, and passed on January 23, 2018 at his home in San Pedro. Branko’s parents brought him to New York from Croatia in 1958 where he began working for GM Motors. In 1968 he came to San Pedro where he was a Fisherman for many years and then went on to work for Todd Shipyards for 17 yrs. He enjoyed endless hours playing Bocce Ball and cards with his friends at Friendship Park in San Pedro. He was preceded in death by his parents, and his brother John. Branko is survived by his brother Sime (Svetka) Desabota, sister-in-law Angela Desabota, nephews Mirko, David, and John Desabota; and nieces Mary Desabota and Divna Mueller. A prayer service will be held Tuesday January 30th, 6 pm, at McNerney’s Mortuary in San Pedro. He will be buried privately at Green Hills Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers please donate to the American Cancer Society in Branko’s name. Branko will be missed and in our hearts forever.




Prayer Service
McNerney's Mortuary
570 W. 5th Street
San Pedro, CA US 90731
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
6:00 PM