KARAN--Linda Adler, of Stamford, CT. June 1, 2013, following an automobile accident. Linda had a passion for life and was devoted to family, friends and giving to others. Daughter of Robert Lee Adler and Beatrice Terner. Beloved mother of Steven M. Chait, Robert Lee Chait (Liz) and Justin Osserman (Jessica). Aunt of Elizabeth Levy (Andrew) and Jamie Spielberg (Jamie), who were as daughters to her. Grandmother of Andrew Chait, Ryan Chait and Dylan Osserman. "Nanny" to Matthew Levy and Kate Levy. Wife of Paul Richard Karan and stepmother of Jennifer Karan and Steven Karan. Former stepmother of Eric Osserman and Joel Osserman. Private funeral service. Memorial service to be announced. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Garden Education Center of Greenwich, CT, the Bartlett Arboretum of Stamford, CT or Student Advocacy of Elmsford, NY.

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Published in The New York Times on June 4, 2013