Karen Sue Peters Adair, 53, of Spring Hill, Kan., passed away Dec. 22, 2011 at Olathe Medical Center.
Karen was born March 30, 1958 in Kansas City, Kan. to Robert Gene and Shirley J. (Chance) Reaka. She grew up in Kansas City, Kan. where she graduated from Washington High School. Karen also lived in Edwardsville and moved to Spring Hill in 2008. She was first married to John Peters.
Karen worked for Deluxe Printing as a web press operator for 25 years. She married Bryan N Adair on Oct. 16, 2009 in Cottonwood Falls, Kan.
Karen enjoyed photography, arts and crafts, gardening and camping. Traveling was her passion. She will be dearly missed by family and friends.
Karen was preceded in death by her father and her sister Theresa.
She is survived by her husband Bryan, of the home; children John Kansas Peters (Jamea Stanwood), Kansas City, Kan., Derrick J. (Sara) Peters, Shawnee, Kan., Jared C Peters (Jenn Panick-Gibson), Edwardsville, Kan. and Chelsee Rae Peters, Edwardsville, Kan.; step-children Cory Adair, Olathe, Kan. and Katie Pagano (Gabe), Gardner, Kan.; mother Shirley Reaka, Coffeyville, Kan., siblings Mike Reaka, Kansas City, Kan. and Lynn Morris, Coffeyville, Kan.; and five grandchildren Reaghan, Colt, Sada, Camrin, and Jordyn.
Memorial services will be held 4 p.m., Dec. 30, 2011 at Bruce Funeral Home, 712 S Webster, Spring Hill, KS (913) 592-2244. Memorial contributions may be made to Olathe Medical Hospice. Condolences may be left at www.brucefuneralhome.com.
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