VACANTI, Joanna K. (Franco), age 85 years, Omaha. Preceded in death by husband, Dr. Charles J. Vacanti; parents, Filadelfo and Mary Franco; brothers, Joseph and Phillip Franco; son-in-law, Dr. Herman Wilbrand. Survived by sons and spouses: Dr. Joseph Vacanti and wife Susan Treacy of Winchester, MA, Dr. Charles and Linda Vacanti of Uxbridge, MA, Dr. Martin and Beth Vacanti of Manhattan, KS, Dr. Francis and Marianne Vacanti of Dover, MA, Carl Vacanti of Beatrice, NE; daughters: Mary Vacanti of Omaha, Joanne and Dr. Thomas Van Geem of Newbury Park, CA, Catherine Wilbrand of Lincoln, NE; 25 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; brother, Fred Franco and wife Jeanice; sisters-in-law, Louise Franco and Rosie Gay; brother-in-law, Arnold Vacanti and wife Ann. Memorials to St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church. VISITATION begins Tuesday, 6:00 p.m., St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church with WAKE SERVICE to follow at 7:00 p.m. SERVICES Wednesday, 12:00 noon, St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church. Interment, Resurrection Cemetery.
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