Linda Farrington, 70, of Mediapolis, died on Friday, March 21, 2014, at the Prairie Ridge Care Center in Mediapolis. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, March 29, at the Colfax Cemetery. The family will greet friends from 9:30-10:30 A.M., Saturday, at the Wallace Family Funeral Home and Crematory in Newton. Memorials in Linda’s name may be left at the funeral home. Linda, the daughter of Olen and Letha (Dey) Farrington, was born on February 26, 1944. She graduated from high school and was a homemaker. Linda was a very gentle, Christian person who always cared about others and loved children. She was a very talented accordion player. Linda is survived by her brother, Bill (Wynetta) Farrington and her many nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews, and great-great nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, Velma Miller, Shirley Cummins, and Barbara Hoover; and a brother, Larry Farrington.