Michael Joseph Waite, 71, carpenter by trade, passed on Thursday, May 9, 2013, at a Fort Worth, Texas hospital.
Michael was born March 15, 1942, in Hubbard, Ohio, to Stanley and Grace Papp Waite.
He attended Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary of Fort Worth.
Michael was a U.S. Army Vietnam veteran.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Millie.
Survivors: Wife, Carol Pat Waite of Joshua, Texas; son, Mark Waite and wife, Angie, of Joshua; daughters, Michelle Pruitt and husband, Raymond, of Joshua, Christina Pruitt and husband, Eddie, of Joshua, Tonia Webb and husband, Rick, of Cleburne; 17 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; brother, Martin Waite and wife, Mary, of Hubbard, Ohio; extended family and friends.
Service: 2 p.m. Tuesday at Mountain Valley Funeral Home Chapel.
Interment: Private in Dallas - Fort Worth National Cemetery.
Published in Star-Telegram on May 12, 2013