Amanda Marallo Ricks
Sunrise August 19, 1986 – Sunset February 6, 2013
Beloved daughter of Jewell Ricks and the late David Perry. Very specially loved and cherished granddaughter of Ray Ricks and Peggy Marallo Ricks and also the granddaughter of the late Gayle Tidwell. Great granddaughter of Sissy Marallo and the late Regino Marallo, Merlin Ricks, Sr. and Anna Bruno Ricks. Godchild of Rebecca Zitzmann. Sister of Brittany Perry. Special niece of Matthew Stann, Jr. Also survived by the sister of her heart, Sydney Aiavolasti and by many loving relatives and friends. Amanda's family would like to extend a special heartfelt thank you to Amanda's aunts and uncles, Louise Paternostro and her husband, Joseph Paternostro and Anna Lucurto and her husband, Kelley Lucurto, Sr. for their compassion and loving support. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home, 4747 Veterans Blvd., near Clearview Pkwy., in Metairie, LA on Monday evening, February 25, 2013 from 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM. The online guestbook is available at www.leitzeaganfuneralhome.com.