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1959 - 2010 | Obituary Condolences
Linda D. Markham, 51, of Kirkland, Ill., formerly of Elgin, passed away Monday, June 28, 2010, at Kishwaukee Community Hospital, DeKalb.
Born April 11, 1959, in Elgin, the daughter of Reno and Ruth (Wilms) Bawker, she had been a resident of Elgin most of her life, having moved to Kirkland in 1999. She had been a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Elgin.
She is survived by her husband, Thomas "Tommy" Markham, to whom she was married on July 23, 1977, in Elgin; father, Reno Bawker of Kirkland; sons, Reno G. (Heather) Markham of Kirkland and Thomas "TJ" (Ryan) Markham Jr. of Sycamore; sisters, Cheryl (Bill) Keller of Tupelo, Miss., and Renee (Ralph) Markham of Maple Park; brother, Freddie Bawker of Rockford; grandchildren, Laryssa and Bailey Markham; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Ruth Bawker in 1988.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, July 2, at Wait Ross Allanson Funeral & Cremation Services, 51 Center St., Elgin. Burial will follow at Lakewood Memorial Park, Elgin. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, July 1, in the chapel.
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