Rogelio Brathwaite, Sr., entered into eternal rest on Friday, February 5, 2021 at the age of 70. He was a native of Colo̕n the Republic of Panama and a resident of Harvey, LA. Rogelio served his country in the United State Navy for 20 years. Roger as he was affectionately known by family and friends was a retired in 2009 from PSC where he worked with varies refineries. Devoted husband of 25 years to Wendy Smith Brathwaite. Father of Darryl Rogelio (Karla) Brathwaite, Rogelio Brathwaite, Jr., Kentrell Jordan, Vanessa Boyd, Ordeira and Syeda Brathwaite, and the late Jevon Jordan. Son of the late Cecilo “Joe” and Barbara Fleming Brathwaite. Brother of Muriel (Earl) Samuels, Vilma Brathwaite, Orlando (Xena) Brathwaite, Jaime (Nathalie) Brathwaite, and the late Victor Brathwaite, also survived by 19 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral service at DAVIS MORTUARY SERVICE, 230 Monroe St. Gretna, LA on Saturday, February 20, 2021 at 10:00a.m. Visitation will begin at 9:00a.m. until service time. Interment: Woodlawn Park Memorial Cemetery-Westwego, LA. To view and sign the guestbook, please go to www.davismortuaryservice.com.
DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC ATTENDANCE WILL BE LIMITED TO 40 PEOPLE. IT IS MANDATORY EVERYONE ENTERING THE MORTUARY WEAR A FACE MASK OR SOME TYPE OF FACE COVERING.