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“Guy was a wonderful person. He was thoughtful and sincere. My condolences and prayers to the family. ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: Shan Owens - Friend

“Rest in Peace Guy. I still cannot find words, as I cannot imagine never seeing you again. I will never forget the kindness you showed my dad when he...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Susan Tallo Jumonville - Metairie, LA

“Betty, my condolences to you and the family. Guy was a long time and very good friend of mine. My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Nace Pecoraro - Tickfaw, LA

“We will dearly miss Guy. We got to know him in connection with the Last Supper Re-enactment at Our Lady of Pompeii Church over the past five years or...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Bob & Beth Roy - Hammond, LA

“Mr.Guy was a good and nice person.The family are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Melanie Hull,Mark,and kids McGregor - LA

“I worked with Guy for many years. He was the nicest men you could ever meet. ”
6 of 12 | Posted by: Michael Matherne - ponchatoula, LA

“Worked with Guy for many years, enjoyed his friendship..Prayers for the family.. ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Shark St. Pierre - Coworker

“So very sorry for your loss Stacy ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: Tricia Roussel Tregre - Reserve, LA

“My condolences go out to Guy's family.. I worked at DuPont with Guy for many years. Guy was a special person who got along with everyone. It was a...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: RICHARD ORY - Gramercy, LA

“Rest In Peace Mr. Guy. You will be missed for all of your talents and yourgreat big heart. now you can spend eternity with my beloved Husband George...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Jo Ann Mulkey Malnar - Tickfaw, LA

“I was so sorry to hear of Guy's passing. Sending prayers of comfort to the family. ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Brenda Dorsa - Euless, TX

“So sorry Betty for the loss of your husband . Our prayers are with you and your family ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Dottie Cavalier - Watson, LA

Ribando, Guy James
Guy was born October 1, 1943 in Tickfaw, LA to the late Joseph Ribando, Sr. and Lena Musacchia Ribando and passed away December 29, 2020 in Hammond, LA. He was a retired supervisor for Dupont Chemical Company in LaPlace, LA. Guy was a parishioner of Our Lady of Pompeii Catholic Church, and a member of the Knight of Columbus. He served as Grand Marshal for the Italian Festival in 2011. Guy was active in community affairs serving on the City Council for the City of Tickfaw. He enjoyed doing woodwork with his grandson Shane and adored him and his great grandchildren. Guy is survived by his wife, Betty Smith Ribando; children, Kimberly Ribando Aymond and husband Paul, and Stacy Ribando; (Kellie), step children, Alyssa Whittington and husband Todd, and Allyson Sliker and husband Michael; siblings, Jimmy Ribando and wife Jean, Joe Ribando and wife Vivian, Johnny Ribando, and Jomarie Alfonso and husband Frank; grandson, Shane Foto and wife Katelyn; great grandchildren, Kynlee and Baylor Foto; and step grandchildren, Carlie, Morgan, Brock, Lucas, Amber, and Leah. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Guy is preceded in death by his brothers, Russell Ribando and Anthony Ribando and wife Marie. Visitation with social distancing and mask requirements will be Monday, January 4, 2021, at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, 2000 North Morrison Blvd, Hammond, LA from 9:00 am until 10:30 am. Because of the pandemic and at the family's request, a private Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Our Lady of Pompeii Catholic Church. A public graveside service will be held at noon, at Our Lady of Pompeii Cemetery, Tickfaw, LA. Pallbearers will be Maurice McCall, Shane Foto, Paul Aymond, Brock Whittington, Earl Smith, and Louis Tallo. Honorary pallbearers will be Joe Ribando, III, Wayne Jarreau, and Lucas Timman.

Face masks are now mandatory to attend any visitation or service at the funeral home. Thank you for your cooperation.

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