Eleanor (Bonnie) C. Branco March 15, 1926 – March 5, 2012

Eleanor (Bonnie) C. Branco March 15, 1926 - March 5, 2012

Bonnie entered into rest peacefully at her home in Paso Robles, CA. She is survived by her husband Victor Branco of Paso Robles, daughters Carole

Cherry of Hollister, Leilani Hill and Pamela Gould both of whom currently reside in Oregon.

 She was preceded in death by her grandson John Webb and son-in-law Peter Hill. She had many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

 Bonnie was born in Melbourne Australia where she met and married an American soldier who was killed in WWII. She came to America to start a new life with her daughter Carole and they settled in San Francisco CA.

 She married Ernest Wilson Jr. and they had two daughters. She was widowed in 1978 and a few years later married Victor Branco; he always called her his sweetheart.

 Bonnie worked for Bank of America and retired after 25 years of service, then moved to Paso Robles CA.   

 She enjoyed playing piano, singing and liked country music and gardening. Bonnie was very patriotic and loved this country.

 Her passion was her cats and she was an advocate for animal rights.

 You will forever be in our hearts until we meet again. May God hold you in His loving embrace.

Arrangements were provided by Chapel of the Roses, Paso Robles CA, services are pending.

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