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Henry Wait

April 28, 1939 — January 22, 2022

Henry Wait

H. Joe Wait, 82, of Austin, Texas, formerly of Kerrville, passed from this life on January 22,2022. He was born April 28,1939 in Shamrock, Texas to parents, Eugene and Virginia Rice Wait.

Joe was a graduate of Tivy High School, class of 1957. He earned his bachelors in engineering from Texas Tech University and worked for Mason and Hanger as an industrial engineer until his retirement. Joe married, Sandra Perlowski on June 1, 1962. He enjoyed numerous hobbies including a bonsai tree nursery, growing olives, sailing, rocketry and volunteering at local schools.

He is proceeded in death by his parents, Eugene and Virginia Wait and brother, Eugene M. Wait.

Those left to honor and cherish his memory include his wife, Sandra Perlowski Wait; son, Kevin Wait; daughter, Heather Reynolds; brother, Jack Wait and sister, Susan Wait.

Graveside Services will be held at 1PM on Wednesday, January 26,2022 at Garden of Memories Cemetery with Rev. Sam Ligon officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research at

Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of the professionals at Kerrville Funeral Home (830)895-5111

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Graveside Service

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Starts at 1:00 pm

Garden of Memories (Fredericksburg Rd)


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