Russell Wayne Akiyama

Russell Wayne Akiyama passed away July 21 at the family home in Culver City. Youngest son of Tokio “George” and Nagako, he is survived by brother David with wife Cindy, brother Steve with wife Debi, sister Roxanne Lonto with husband Francis, and brother Glenn. Russell will be remembered by family, friends and neighbors for his friendly helpful nature, his generosity, craftsmanship and cooking skills.

Graveside service will be held on Saturday, Nov. 7, 11 a.m. at Evergreen Memorial Park 204 N Evergreen Ave Los Angeles, CA 90033.

Please respect the highly vulnerable family & friends by wearing a mask and appropriate distancing.

We are sorry that there will be no official gathering after the service. Please no flowers or gifts.

Family: beware this may be an infection risk event. We will make every effort to keep us safe.