Georgia Ricardo Gorny passed away peacefully in her sleep on December 17, 2023 at her home in Chesapeake, VA. She was born in Norfolk, VA to the late Hon. Judge Ralph Ricardo and the late Mildred B. Ricardo, and for most of her life called Hampton Roads home.
She graduated from Great Bridge High School and Key Business College. She also attended Old Dominion University. She went on to establish herself in the real estate business at Ricardo Realty and other local offices, working as a licensed realtor/broker. Georgia was humble and loving and gave everything she had to her family, whom she loved dearly.
She is survived by her loving husband Jim of Chesapeake, her daughter Ashley Binns and husband Jason of Summerville, SC, son Grant Bowden of Chesapeake, brother CAPT Ralph H. Ricardo Jr. USN (ret.) and wife Sandy of Corpus Christi, TX, her sister Diane R. Pearman and husband Ron of Chesapeake, her two beloved grandchildren, Caden and Emilynne Binns, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. A public viewing will be held Friday, December 22 from 6-8pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 929 S. Battlefield Blvd, Chesapeake, with a funeral service on Saturday at 11 am at Harvest Assembly of God, 525 Kempsville Rd, Chesapeake, VA.