In the loving memory of Karen Sue (Bellamy) Bradshaw, born on June 29,1958 to William (Buck) and Wilma Bellamy in Coffeyville, Kansas. Karen peacefully passed away on January 3, 2024, at Ascension St. John Jane Phillips in Bartlesville, Oklahoma.
Karen was a dedicated and hardworking individual who spent her entire life in Coffeyville. She graduated from FKHS. She married Ricky Bradshaw, and together they had 3 children. Although they later divorced, they maintained a close and enduring friendship.
Karen’s professional journey included various places like Spears, Acme, ACC, and a 15 yr tenure at Amazon.com which she cherished dearly. She also worked with the railroad for long distance transportation and later for Rest-ful inn for local transport. Her strong work ethic was driven by her unwavering commitment to provide for her family.
Known for her warm heart, Karen was always willing to lend a helping hand to others. In her younger years she found joy in her aquarium, tending to plants, working in her yard. As time passed, she cherished moments with her grandchildren, taking them to the park, sharing meals, and attending their ball games.
She leaves behind a legacy of love and dedication. She is preceded in death by her parents William and Wilma Bellamy. A daughter Jenna Bradshaw, a grandson Conner Hawes. She is survived by her children Jason Bradshaw, Beth Hawes, her grandchildren Lucas and Kori Warner, Karick Bradshaw, Kalvin Bradshaw-Conness, and a sister Linda Jones.
A celebration of Karen’s life will be held on Tuesday, January 9, 2024, at 2pm at Ford-Wulf-Bruns Chapel in Coffeyville, KS. To leave a message of condolence, share a memory or view services visit www.fordwulfbrunschapel.com . May she rest in peace surrounded by the love she shared with family and friends.