July 1, 1970-Feb. 2, 2013
Deana D. Ladd, 42, of Van Wert, died Saturday at her residence
She was born July 1, 1970, in Van Wert, to Douglas Dean and Jenny (Rhodes) Pruden, who survive in Van Wert.
On Nov. 26, 1996, she married Robert “Bob” Ladd, who also survives in Van Wert.
Survivors also include her children, David Maxwell, Kurstie Maxwell, Evan Ladd and Bryce Ladd of Van Wert; a brother, Douglas Dean Pruden II of Van Wert; a sister, Paula Kay (John) Lemon of Angola, Ind.; and maternal grandmother, Alma Rhodes, Middle Point.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Christina Boyd.
Mrs. Ladd was a homemaker.
Funeral services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory. Burial will be in Woodland Cemetery, Van Wert.
Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. today at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory.
Preferred memorials are to her children.