Denelda Rhoad, 94, of Scott, died at 7:35 a.m. Monday, June 4, 2012, at Country Inn Enhanced Living Center, Paulding County, Ohio.
She was born Aug. 25, 1917, near Roslem, Ohio, in Washington Township, Paulding County, Ohio, to the late Mae (Sites) Halter and Roy Halter. Her husband, Floyd G. Rhoad, died March 13, 1987. They were married May 14, 1942.
Survivors include a son: Darrel (Marilyn) Rhoad of Scott and a granddaughter: Hilary (Stephen) Yoder of Scott.
She was preceded in death by two brothers: Darrel Halter and Leland S. Halter.
She was a homemaker and a member of Harvest Field Pentecostal Church of God, Scott. She was a 1935 graduate of Grover Hill High School, a member of the Veteran Auxiliary of Gideon's International, a pianist, organist and Sunday school teacher for many years at Harvest Field Pentecostal Church of God and enjoyed playing the piano and many other activities at the Country Inn Enhanced Living Center for seven years.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 6 at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory, Van Wert, Ohio. The Rev. Terry Martin will officiate. Burial will be in Scott Cemetery, Scott.
Friends may call from 12-2 p.m. Wednesday, June 6 at the funeral home.
Preferred memorial is Harvest Field Pentecostal Church of God or Gideon's International or Country Inn Enhanced Living Center.