The Heavenly-Home-Going of Mrs. Yvonne S. Waite, took place on Wednesday, February 19, 2020, at the age of 93, after a long illness. She was the wife of Pastor D. A. Waite for 71 years. They have lived in Collingswood, New Jersey, for nearly 55 years. She has been a genuine and active Christian lady from her youth and is now Home in Heaven with her Saviour and Lord Jesus Christ. She was the wife of Dr. D. A. Waite, who has been the Pastor of the Bible For Today Baptist Church for the past 22 years. She is survived by her children, Donald Jr. (Penny), Richard (Lorraine), Dianne (Reginald), and Daniel (Tamara) as well as eight grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren. She also has several nieces and nephews. She is preceeded in death by her son David, her parents Ren O. and Gertude Grace Sanborn, and her sisters Audrey and Beverly.
Mrs. Waite was a soloist, pianist, and radio broadcaster. She was a writer, and speaker at various ladies groups. She was known for her historical reenactments, and portrayals of famous women such as Frances Ridley Havergal, and Fanny Crosby, who were women poets, and hymn writers. Mrs. Waite was a tremendous mother, wife, and prayer warrior, always putting others first, before herself. She was the epitome of the virtuous woman of Proverbs 31:15.
Visitation will begin at 9:30 a.m. followed by an 11:00 a.m. memorial service on Wednesday, February 26, 2020, at the Dubois Funeral Home located at 700 S. White Horse Pike, Audubon, New Jersey 08106. Their phone number is (856) 547-2700. All of her family and friends are invited. Interment immediately following the service at Harleigh Cemetery. The service will be conducted by Pastor Daniel S. Waite, the Assistant Pastor of the Bible For Today Baptist Church. The phone numbers of the church are 856-261-9018 or 856-854-4747.
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