Ricky Elam, Jr., age 35

Lost to gun violence on June 25, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona.

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  • Nickname:
    18 Duke
    2 famous
  • Number of children:
  • Personality:
    5 Ricky was a funny loving hard-working man with a great sense of humor
  • Occupation:
    3 Irrigation Tech
    1 Ladies Man
  • Workplace:
    2 AAA Landscaping
  • Schools attended:
    2 South Mountain High School
  • Comments:
    5 Gone but never forgotten Duke! Greatful for all the memories 🤞🏼😢
    3 WE LOST A REAL ONE HERE ON EARTH BUT HEAVEN GAINED A ANGEL R.I.P.DUKE
    2 Rest in Peace Duke, you made everyone around you a better person.
    1 the amazing, funny, cousin, you will be missed
    2 i miss you dad
    1 LIFE OF THE PARTY
    1 We love and miss you so much Dad💔💔
    1 AMAZING CHILDREN

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