Kenneth Ladd


HICKSVILLE -- Kenneth Ladd, 71, of Hicksville, passed away Thursday, January 23, 2014, at home.

Kenny was born in Edgerton, Ind., on April 1, 1942, a son of the late Madeline (Reeb) and Glenn Ladd. He farmed and owned KG Ladd & Sons Sawmill. Kenny loved woodworking and being outdoors while hunting, fishing and gardening. On Dec. 21, 1973, he married Ann Woods.

He will be sadly missed by his wife, Ann; children, Adam Martin of Evansport, Ohio, Chaundra and Rachel of Conway, S.C., William (Linda) of Indianapolis, Wayne (Becky) of Fort Wayne, Ernest (Lisa) of Paulding, Andrew (Barb) of Sherwood, Rebecca of Easton, Pa., and Beth (Rick) Knight of Hicksville; siblings, Joy Waller of Maple Hill, N.C., Norma of Yelm, Wash., and William of Fort Wayne; 13 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Kenny's funeral service is at 10 a.m. Monday, January 27, with viewing one hour prior at Dooley Funeral Home, Antwerp, where viewing is also today from 2-6 p.m. He will be laid to rest at Bethel Cemetery.

Memorials are to American Lung Association. Condolences and fond memories may be shared at

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