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Karen Adair Osborn


Karen Adair Osborn was born Feb. 18, 1955 at 11:49 a.m., to Donald Osborn and Margaret Farrah in Trona, Ca. She passed away April 28, 2023 at 4:28 p.m.

Karen has 3 brothers and 1 sister; Mike (deceased), Mark, Don, and Jan.

Karen is survived by her two sons, Nicholas and Daniel Madrid, 12 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. She leaves behind so many friends, and even some folks who adopted her along the way to show her a life full of love. Thank you, Phillips family, each and every one of you.

My Mother, my everything.

My mother was a Saint....

She gave more than she ever expected to receive. Time and time again, she always concerned herself more with the wellbeing of others than she did her own self.

My mother was Selfless;

If you needed something, my mom was there. If you needed to talk without receiving judgment, my mom was there. When your older brother gets caught sneaking into your bedroom after a night of partying, welp...She tried to be there all the time lol.

My mother was God in my Eyes...

I never understood what this quote meant, until the day after I lost my mom. Everything that is great in me, she gave it and instilled it into me. She loved her sons unconditionally, especially during the times where we couldn’t even love ourselves.

A mother’s love can never be duplicated, replicated, copied or artificially made. It’s so unique and catered to each child, it’s amazing to witness. I’ll cherish each memory that I have of her until the last breath leaves my body; that is my promise to myself.

I love you to the moon and back momma, and then once more for good measure.

This isn’t goodbye, just a...

“See ya later, Alligator.

In awhile, Crocodile.”