Wayne Edward Noak passed away peacefully at his home in Rutersville, after a courageous battle with cancer. Wayne was born and raised in Rutersville and graduated from La Grange High School in 1964. He married Sherry Haltom on December 4, 1971, in Pearland and worked for WKM Valve in Stafford. Wayne and Sherry moved back to Rutersville in 1979 where Wayne went to work for LCRA, until his retirement in 2009. Wayne was an avid hunter and loved to fish on the Colorado River. When he wasn’t hunting and fishing, he was raising cattle and tending to his garden. Wayne was a member of St. John Lutheran Church in Rutersville, the Hermann Sons lodge in Rutersville and a proud member of the NRA..
Visitation for Wayne will be held at Fayette Memorial Funeral Home on Monday, July 17, 2017 from 8:00am-7:00pm with the family present from 5:00pm-7:00pm.
Funeral services for Wayne will be held at St. John Lutheran Church in Rutersville on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 11:00a.m. Interment will follow at Florida Chapel Cemetery in Round Top.
Wayne is survived by his wife Sherry; son Greg Noak and wife Christy; daughter Tammy and husband Eric Naumann; brother Nelson Noak Jr. and special friend, Annegret Goehring ; Brother David Noak and wife Mary; and grandchildren Brandon Naumann, Bailey Naumann, Bethany Naumann, Garrett Noak and Gavin Noak.
He was preceded in death by his parents Nelson Noak, Sr. and Irene Noak, sister Ira Nell (Noak) McCoy, father and mother-in-law Jack and Frances Haltom and Sister-in-law, Shirley Noak.
Family suggests memorials to St John Lutheran Church in Rutersville, Hospic Brazos Valley, American Cancer Society or the charity of one’s choice.