Raymond Michael Amedeo Sr. passed away on Sunday January 6, 2013. Devoted and loving husband of Geraldine Fitzgerald Amedeo after 63 years of sacred marriage. Proud father of Raymond M. Amedeo Jr. (and wife, Kathleen), Susan J. Amedeo, Michael M. Amedeo (and wife, Joy) and Patrick F. Amedeo (and wife, Leslie). Doting Paw Paw of Kelle O.Falterman (and husband, John), Antonia A. Sheppard (and husband, Andy), Jaime O. Baudoin (and husband, Josh), Michael M Amedeo Jr., Lindsey A. Gerkin (and husband, Charles) Morgan D. and Max H. Amedeo. Loving great-grandfather of Jacob and Kevin Falterman, Claire Sheppard and Josh Baudoin Jr. Son of the late Rose Ciaccio and Frank Amedeo. Also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. Along with his family, Raymond leaves behind, to cherish his memory, his loyal beloved dog, Tootsie. Mr. Amedeo was the owner of RM Amedeo Electric and RMA Enterprises for over 50 years. Raymond surrounded himself with his family, sharing his enthusiasm for fishing thru the generations and his love for his camp in Grand Isle. When not on the water, he enjoyed gardening, the New Orleans Saints and more fishing. Aged 82 years, a native of New Orleans, Louisiana and a resident of River Ridge, Louisiana for the past 58 years. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Memorial Mass from Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home Chapel 4747 Veterans Blvd. Metairie, Louisiana on Thursday January 10, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Friends may visit from 11:00 a.m. until time of services. Memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice .