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Linda K. (Meacham) Fordham

February 16, 1942 ~ February 15, 2021 (age 78)

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Linda K. Fordham, 78, of Aledo, IL died Monday, February 15, 2021 at Mercer Manor in Aledo.  Private services are Friday, February 19, 2021 in Fippinger Funeral Home in Aledo where a rosary will be recited.  Burial is in the Aledo Cemetery.  There is no visitation.  Memorials may be left to St. Catherine’s Catholic Church, Valley of Our Lady Monastery or ALS and online condolences may be made at 

She was born February 16, 1942 in Monmouth, IL to Donald and Darlene Mathers Meacham.  She graduated from the former Roseville High School in 1960.   Linda married Donald R. Fordham November 4, 1961 in Monmouth.  He died in 1995.

She was employed in the Mercer County Veterans Assistance office, retiring in 2002.  Linda also owned and operated Fordham’s Tax Services from 1969-2009.

She was a member of St. Catherine’s Catholic Church, Mercer County VFW Post #1571 Auxiliary and DAR.

Linda loved crafting and reading.

Survivors include her daughter, Kim (Kevin) Johnson of Aledo; two grandchildren, Adam and Taylor Johnson, both of Aledo; two great grandchildren, Kayel Thomas Johnson and Rollin Keith Johnson of Norfolk, Virginia; one sister, Cindy (Jim) Waters of Sugarland, Texas; one niece; one nephew; one aunt; several cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.

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 Service Program


February 19, 2021

Aledo Cemetery
SE 5th Avenue
Aledo, IL 61231

Private Services

Fippinger Funeral Home
401 S. College Avenue
Aledo, IL 61231


St. Catherine's Catholic Church
106 NE 4th Street, Aledo IL 61231
Tel: 1-309-582-7500

ALS Association
220 West Huron, Suite 4003, Chicago IL 60610
Tel: 1-312-932-0000

Valley of Our Lady Monastery
E11096 Yanke Drive, Prairie Du Sac WI 53578

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