Akiko L. Horiuchi

Long time Arcadia resident, Akiko Horiuchi, 86, beloved mother of Sophie Horiuchi-Forrester (husband, Paul) and Timothy Horiuchi (wife, Katrina), and grandmother to Loren and Kenji Forrester, and Maile and Charlotte MacLeod Horiuchi, passed away on December 15, 2020 in Silver Spring, Maryland. She was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Harvey Horiuchi. She is survived by her sister, Ikuko Yatsuda of Yokohama, Japan.

Akiko was a long-time member of the Nichi Bei Fujin Kai and the American Association of Japanese University Women. She studied and served for many years as an instructor for Urasenke Tea Ceremony and Ohara School of Ikebana.

Due to the pandemic, funeral services will not be held. The family plans to hold a Celebration of Life when it is safe to gather again.