Joncarlo A. Franchi

Joncarlo Antonio Franchi, 56, of Minot, passed away Aug. 13, 2013, at his residence in North Dakota.

Joncarlo was born July 18, 1957, in Apple Valley, Calif., to Antonio and Luciana (Gerometta) Frank. A dancer, actor and artist, he obtained a bachelor of arts degree in ballet at the University of North Carolina School of Arts and a bachelor of arts degree in interior design from the Art Institutes. He worked as a night auditor for Noble Inn and also taught movement classes at Minot State University.

Joncarlo was preceded in death by his father, Antonio Frank, in 2012.

He is survived by: his mother, Luciana (Gerometta) Frank; his sister, Patricia; and brothers, Frederick, Robert and Marco.

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(Anderson Stevenson Wilke Funeral Home, Helena, Mont.)