Karen Lynn Bedard, 70, of Terrell, passed away on Tuesday, June 23, 2015. Karen was born on February 27, 1945 to Sam and Nelda Spangling in Denton, Texas. Karen worked at various jobs; including Garland ISD as a food preparer and Wal-Mart. Karen loved to cook and was an avid reader on many subjects. But Karen greatest passion was for her family. She adored her children and grandchildren; spending time with them; loving them and being loved by them. She will truly be missed by the people who knew her. Karen is preceded in death by her parents, Sam and Nelda Spaulding and her son, Jonathan Earl Saye. Those left to cherish her memory include her son, Robby Saye and his wife Mary; daughters, Kalyn Krause and her husband Eric, Michelle Benson; grandchildren, Hunter, Bentley, Robert, Olivia, Samantha and Jordan; sisters, Lisa Francis and her husband Mike, Denise Endicott and her husband Steve; as well as numerous nieces and nephews, extended family,friends and neighbors. A celebration of Karen's life will be held on Sunday, July 19, 2015 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the home of Robby and Mary Saye located at 5405 Rice Drive, The Colony, Texas 75056.