Tanya Lucia Akai, a resident of Yonkers, passed away unexpectedly on July 30, 2020 at the age of 22.
Tanya was the beloved daughter of Zoraida & the late Henry Akai. Cherished sister of Henry Akai. Loving granddaughter of Gladys & Miguel Agudelo and Jan Akai. Dear niece of Jaime Agudelo.
Tanya was a bright spirit who was passionate about her creative writing, art, dogs and helping the homeless in NYC.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Tanya's memory may be made to help the homeless in NYC.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, August 4th at 10:30 AM at St. Paul the Apostle Church, 602 McLean Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10705. The family will be present on Monday, August 3rd from 5-9 PM at Ruggiero & Sons, Inc. Funeral Home & Cremation Services – 732 Yonkers Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10704 – (914) 375-1400 – www.frswfh.com
Our facility at 732 Yonkers Avenue is independently owned & operated by Richard & Michael Ruggiero. This location is staffed by Michael, Eileen, Michelle & Andrew Ruggiero and Jessica Martins. At this time, this is the only facility owned and operated by the Ruggiero family