Virginia Beach—George Branko Topolcic, 90, passed away peacefully after a long illness on June 29, 2012.
He was born in Croatia, and during World War II was mobilized into the Croatian Navy. Subsequently, he joined the French Army and was a cryptographer. Later, he became a color separator for the graphic arts and printer.
He was preceded in death by his brother Kazimir. His memory is cherished by his loving wife of 45 years Irene, and by nieces and nephews.
Memorial donations to the Virginia Beach SPCA, 3040 Holland Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23453 or the charity of choice. Cremation Society of Virginia. Online condolences at www.cremate.org.