|Birth: ||Aug. 25, 1926|
|Death: ||Sep. 23, 2011|
Marjorie AKANA Marjorie Akana passed away peacefully on September 23, 2011 at the age of 85 in Edmonds, WA following a brief, unexpected illness. Marjorie was born and raised in Honolulu, HI and gradu ated from Kamehameha School in 1944. She continued her educa tion in CA as a nursing student and then returned to HI as an inter-island tour guide. She met and married Russell Akana in 1949. Together, they raised 5 children happily and for 47 years resided in the state of WA. Marjorie was a talented cook and enjoyed gardening and travel with family and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband Russell and is survived by her children: Ruslyn Adkisson (Michael) of Marysville; Beverly Akana-Forrest (Richard) of Lynnwood; Wayne Akana (Beverly) of Bothell; Diane Akana of Seattle; Jonelle Akana of Mercer Island; 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Her loving nature and spirit will be deeply missed by family and friends. Mass will be held at St. Thomas More Parish in Lynnwood, WA on Saturday, October 8 at 11:00 a.m. followed by inurnment at Purdy and Walters at Floral Hills at 2:00pm. www.floralhillslynnwood.com.
Published in The Seattle Times on October 2, 2011
Russell K Akana (1926 - 2004)
Floral Hills Cemetery and Funeral Home
Plot: Evergreen Garden
Created by: Rick Elwood
Record added: Jun 28, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 112996716
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