William Bradley “Brad” Braden age 51, of Caldwell, OH passed away Saturday, January 13, 2018 at his home. He was born July 11, 1966 in Greensboro, NC a son of DiAnna Gillespie Braden of Caldwell and the late James E. Braden.
Brad was a 1984 Graduate of Caldwell High School and went on to attend the Hobart Institute of Welding Technology in Troy, OH. He was a welder by trade and went on to become a welding inspector for many years. He was a member of the UA Local 495 Plumbers & Pipefitters. He enjoyed watching NASCAR and could often be found building race cars.
Those left to cherish his memory, in addition to his mother DiAnna are 3 daughters Chloè Braden of Cambridge, Brooke Braden of Cambridge, and Shayla Braden of Belle Valley; 1 grandchild Jadyn Braden and another arriving soon; 1 brother Scott (Diane) Braden of Caldwell. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews, and friends.
The family will receive friends for visitation Friday, January 19, 2018 from 4:00 to 8:00 pm at the Chandler Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 609 West Street, Caldwell, OH 43724. A funeral service will be held Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 10:00 am in the Chandler Funeral Home Chapel, with Pastor Larry Copley officiating. Cremation will follow the service, with inurnment held at a later date.