Deborah Denise Raffo

July 13, 1955January 23, 2022
Obituary of Deborah Denise Raffo
Deborah Denise Raffo, age 66, of Metairie, Louisiana peacefully passed into the arms of her Lord and Savior on Sunday, January 23, 2022. Deborah was born July 13, 1955 in New Orleans, Louisiana to Nancy Mammelli Ricker and Albert Andrew Ricker, Sr. Deborah is survived by her son, Joseph John Raffo (Cherri); her daughter-in-law, Rochelle B. Pons; her siblings, Darlene Annaloro, Deanna Ricker, Albert Andrew Ricker, Jr. (Kathy), Kevin Ricker and Keith Ricker; her sister-in-law, Kathleen "Mickie" Morris (Steve); her grandsons, Joey Justin Raffo, Jonathan A. Pons and Anthony "Berry" Raffo and her granddaughters, Savannah Jo Raffo, Madison E. Pons and Brianna "Bri Bri" Davis. She is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and beloved friends. Deborah was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph George Raffo; her sons, Johnny G. Pons and Justin Andrew Raffo and her parents, Albert Andrew Ricker, Sr. and Nancy Mammelli Ricker. A celebration of Deborah's life will be held on Saturday, February 5, 2022 at Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home, 4747 Veterans Blvd. in Metairie, LA. Visitation will be from 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM followed by a memorial service at 2:00 PM. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Raffo family.

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  • Albert Andrew Ricker, Sr. Father (deceased)
  • Nancy Mammelli Ricker Mother (deceased)
  • Joseph George Raffo husband (deceased)
  • Johnny G. Pons Son (deceased)
  • Justin Andrew Raffo Son (deceased)
  • Joseph John Raffo (Cherri) Son
  • Joey Justin Raffo Grandson
  • Savannah Jo Raffo Granddaughter
  • Rochelle B. Pons Daughter-in-law
  • Madison E. Pons Granddaughter
  • Jonathan A. Pons Grandson
  • Anthony "Berry" Raffo Grandson
  • Brianna "Bri Bri" Davis Granddaughter
  • Darlene Annaloro Sister
  • Deanna Ricker Sister
  • Albert Andrew Ricker, Jr. (Kathy) Brother
  • Kevin Ricker Brother
  • Keith Ricker Brother
  • Kathleen "Mickie" Morris (Steve) Sister-in-law
  • A host of nieces, nephews, cousins and beloved friends

Past Services

Saturday, February 05, 2022


Saturday, February 05, 2022

Memorial Service