|Death: ||May 1, 2011|
Beautiful son, brother, relative, soul mate and friend...
You taught the world to not waste time, to LIVE, not just exist, to love with all of your heart. Thank you for the gift that is you....Your journey truly has changed the lives of many. We are so proud of how you chose to fight the unthinkable.......
On May 1, 2011 Nick Franca, age 21 joined the angels after a six year battle with neuroblastoma. He is survived by his parents, Caryn and Jim Franca, his sister and her husband Alyson and Mark Pollard, and his brother Jeffrey Franca. He is also survived by his grandparents Barbara and Jack Miller, his great-great- grandfather Frank Carpenter, his uncle David Miller and his wife Molly, uncle Mike Franca, and uncle Robert Franca and his wife Rose. He was uncle to Alexis, Trey and Jackson Pollard, and Katy and Tommy Long. He leaves behind cousins, friends and his soul mate, Kelli Ann Embley. Visitation will be Wednesday evening, May 4, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Fairfax Memorial Funeral Home, 9902 Braddock Road, Fairfax, VA Thursday at 4 p.m. a Celebration of Life service will be held at Centreville United Methodist Church, 6400 Old Centreville Road, Centreville, Va. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to Band of Parents, at
www.bandofparents.org, to fund new treatments for Neuroblastoma. A memorial scholarship has been established at Lynchburg College for students with health conditions. Send contributions payable to Lynchburg College, 1501 Lakeside Dr., Lynchburg, VA 24501, attn: Gene Frantz, for the Nicholas Franca Memorial Scholarship.
Created by: In Memory Of My DAD
Record added: May 03, 2011
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