Linda Margaret (Harken) Williams was born Nov. 11, 1943.  She died on April 10, 2017, in Hot Springs, Ark.  
Linda was the daughter of Irene (Holm) and Gerald Harken.
She and her husband, Terry, have two children, Laura Williams Graham (Tim) of Ankeny, Iowa, and Steven Kennedy-Williams (Diane) of Seattle, Wash.; three grandchildren; Sarah and Emily Graham, of Ankeny, Iowa, and Galen Kennedy-Williams of Seattle, Wash.
Linda is also survived by six siblings: Robert (Barbara) of Waverly, Iowa, William (Barbara) of Waverly, Iowa, Janet Withers (Tom) of Waverly, Iowa, Charles (Sue) of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Jerry of Solon, Iowa, and Pamela Czerwiec (Rick) of Waverly, Iowa. She was predeceased by her parents and a sister, Barbara Knoop (John) of Waterloo, Iowa.
A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, April 22 at Faith Lutheran Church, Shell Rock, Iowa.
In lieu of flowers, her family encourages donations to Christ Lutheran Church of Hot Springs Village, Ark., Faith Lutheran Church of Shell Rock, Iowa, or to the Literacy Council of Garland County in Hot Springs, Ark. Guests may register www.caruth-hale.com