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Obituary for Linda M. (Eddy) Ballard

Linda M. (Eddy) Ballard, of Maynard, passed away unexpectedly at home on November 14, 2023 at the age of 67. Born in Concord to the late James D. and Louise G. (Theriault) Eddy. Beloved wife of 35 years to John J. Ballard. Cherished sister of Donna Thompson and her husband Chet of Maynard and Stephanie Johnson and her wife Kellie. Loved by her many Brothers and Sisters-In-Law and the entire Ballard family. Linda is also survived by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. She will be missed dearly by her cat, Moon.

Linda was raised in West Concord and she was a graduate of Concord High School. She married the love of her life, John, in 1988 and they lived in Acton for five years before settling in Maynard. She worked at Emerson Hospital as the maternity unit coordinator and most recently at New England Hand Associates in Framingham as a surgical scheduler. Linda relished her yearly anniversary trip to York Beach and trips with her family. She also enjoyed gardening in her spare time. More than anything, Linda loved her family and friends who will all miss her dearly.

Visiting hours will be held at the Acton Funeral Home, 470 Massachusetts Avenue (Rte. 111), Acton on Friday, November 17, 2023 from 4-6 PM. A Graveside Service will be held at St. Bridget’s Cemetery, Great Road, Maynard, on Saturday, November 18, 2023 at 11 AM. Relatives and friends are kindly invited.