Tribute to be held for deceased instructor Ron Yoshino

Written by: Crystal Olmedo
Ron Yoshino, RCC professor emeritus, stands behind a lectern he taught from during his time at the college.

Ron Yoshino, RCC professor emeritus, stands behind a lectern he taught from during his time at the college. Viewpoints File Photo

Professor emeritus and former Alpha Gamma Sigma coordinator Ron Yoshino was a major part of the patchwork that makes up Riverside City College. He died June 16 after a battle with cancer.

Yoshino also served as a History instructor and mentor for many students and faculty members.

A tribute to Yoshino will be held Oct. 16 from 3-5 p.m. in the Digital Library Auditorium.