June 23, 1941 ~ September 29, 2020

Born in: Akron, OH
Resided in: Bath, OH

Michael John Prexta, 79, passed away Tuesday, September 29, 2020.

Michael was an avid woodworker and clock builder. He retired as owner and founder of Prexta Tool Service. He was a veteran of the Navy. Michael graduated from Hoban High School in 1959 and the University of Akron in 1967, where he met his wife of 53 years, Susan (nee Spallino).

He is also survived by his son Michael (Laura); daughter Christine; grandchildren Hannah, Steven, John and David; brothers Ronald and Robert (Kathy) and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by parents Michael and Helen and brother Richard.

The family will receive friends Saturday 11am to 1pm at Hummel Funeral Home, 500 E. Exchange St., Akron, followed by a graveside service at Holy Cross Cemetery, 100 E. Waterloo Rd., Akron. Masks and social distancing required.

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  1. So sorry to hear of your loss. I always enjoyed working with Mike for over 25 years.
    He seemed to always have a solution for any problem that came up on the shop floor.
    I fondly remember the lunches we shared over the years.

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