The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

September 17, 2013

Agnes L. Ladd

The Commercial-News

---- — Agnes L. Ladd, 87, of Danville, passed away at 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13, 2013, at her home.

She was born on June 21, 1926, in Indianola, the daughter of James M. and Mabel (High) Richards. She married John Paul Ladd on Oct. 19, 1968, in Robinson. He preceded her in death on Dec. 2, 1981.

Agnes is survived by one son, Raymond (Chris) Collins of Catlin; two daughters, Gloria Miethe and Connie (Terry) Pridemore, both of Danville; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and one sister, Alberta Flessner of Rock Falls.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Gary Collins; one daughter, Phyllis Stewart; one brother, James Richards; one sister, Trish; and two sons-in-law, Gary and Jack.

A celebration of Agnes’ life will be at noon Monday, Sept. 16, at Sunset’s Houghton-Leasure Funeral Home, Georgetown, with Pastor Dan Ziebart officiating. A visitation will be from 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 16, until the time of service at the funeral home. Agnes will be laid to rest in Greenwood Cemetery, Danville.

Memorial donations may be made, in her name, to Morey Chapel Church of Christ.

Please join Agnes’ family in sharing memories of her life, through her Tribute Wall at



Guest Book