Obituary of Karen Jean Britt
Karen Jean Britt (McDonald) went to be with Jesus on the afternoon of Monday, October 3rd, 2022. Karen was born in Tulsa (Red Fork), Oklahoma to her parents Vernon McDonald and Elizabeth McDonald on June 5 of 1941.
Karen grew up in Tulsa, Oklahoma with 2 sisters and 2 brothers. She was the second youngest child. She attended Webster High School where she graduated in 1960. Karen worked at Blue Cross and Blue Shield and then later retired from Arthur Anderson where she served as an Executive Assistant. She was a single mother to two boys, Kyle and Kevin. As a mother she was generous, loving, and kind. After retirement her job was helping taking care of her granddaughters Cheyenne and Montana which she was the mother role for. She also enjoyed traveling with her siblings and taking many trips to see her youngest granddaughter, Kylie. In her later years, she enjoyed doing crossword puzzles, cooking, and watching movies.
Karen was an active member of Osage Hills Christian Church where she attended for many years. Karen was a member of the church choir and often played the piano. Karen made Jesus the center of her life and lived to serve him throughout her daily life. Some of Karen’s favorite things were collecting Rabbit antiques, looking at the birds outside her windows, and watching Monkey videos.
Karen is preceded in death by her parents Vernon and Elizabeth McDonald, her sisters Charlene Cardwell and Eileen Young, and her brother Bob McDonald and wife Shirley. She is survived by her oldest son Kyle Britt and his wife Amy and her granddaughter Kylie. Her youngest son Kevin Britt and her granddaughters Cheyenne and Montana. Her brother Dale McDonald and wife Donna. Many cousins, nieces, and nephews who all loved her dearly. She also had many friends and coworkers that adored her kindness. Karen will be greatly missed but her friends and family are looking forward to the day they will meet again and rejoice in heaven together.
Services for Karen J. Britt, will be held Friday Oct. 14 at 2 pm at Osage Hills Christian Church 4500 W Edison St, Tulsa, OK 74127.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Karen Britt, please visit Tribute Store