Benjamin Rodrigues, 83, of Hilo, died on Sunday, May 20, 2012 at Hilo Medical Center. He was born on March 28, 1929 in Honolulu, Hawaii. He was a retired seafood cutter for KTA Super Stores. Private services were held. Survived by, son, Mark (Kim) Rodrigues of Hilo; brothers, Joseph (Flo) Rodrigues of Florida and Abraham Rodrigues of the mainland; grandson, Sean Rodrigues of Honolulu, Oahu; granddaughters, 1) Nicole Rodrigues of Hilo and Antoinette Rodrigues of Hilo; numerous cousins and nephews.