Karen Allen Hardy, 71, passed away peacefully July 13, 2019. She was born February 13, 1948 to Herbert J. Allen and Vilate LeCheminant Allen. Karen was a thoughtful, generous, loving, caring woman.\r\n\r\nShe loved to laugh, she loved the beach, she loved to cook and loved her pet dogs. She also loved to play pinochle and eat lunch with her mom and aunts. Most of all Karen loved her family. She was a successful lawyer in California. She was blessed in recent years to reunite with her birth son Mark Edmunds and half-sister Sharon Stoneman. Karen is survived by her brothers Dale (Barbara), Paul (Mary Jane) Glen (Tawna) and many nieces and nephews; she was preceded in death by her father Herbert, mother Vilate, brother John and sister Audrey. She will be missed. \r\n\r\nKaren didn’t want a viewing or a funeral. We will have a get together to celebrate her life at a later date.