Jorge Francisco Arango
Jorge Francisco Arango, 22, passed away on Saturday, February 26, 2011 in Morrisville. He was involved in a motorcycle accident on Morrisville Parkway, in which a vehicle entering the road crossed into his lane of travel suddenly and without warning.
A visitation will be held for friends and family on Thursday, 1-3 pm at the Forbis & Dick Funeral Services at 5926 West Friendly Avenue, Greensboro. A memorial service will follow at 3.
Jorge was born on October 11, 1988 in Cali, Colombia, the son of Carlos A. Arango and Elizabeth Giersberg. He graduated from Western Guilford High School and was working on a degree in music, business and criminology at NC State University. He became a US Citizen in June of 2010. He enjoyed mountain biking, anything that produced feelings of zero gravity, and riding his motorcycle. He also had a 100% adoption success rate as a dog foster parent.
Surviving him are his mother and father, and his brother Carlos E. Arango.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Wake County Animal Center, 820 Beacon Lake Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27610.
Forbis and Dick Guilford Chapel is assisting the Arango family and online condolences may be offered at www.forbisanddick.com