Sep. 11, 2013 Angels Camp Calaveras County California, USA
Phyllis Ruth (MacDougall) Auran, 95, passed away on Wednesday, September 11, 2013 of natural causes at her home in Angels Camp, Calif. She was born on Sunday, June 9, 1918 and was the daughter of James MacDougall and Ruth (Heritage) MacDougall. After losing her mother at the age of 2, Phyllis was raised by her mother's cousin, Edmund Heritage and his wife Charlotte (DeAndreis) Heritage in Alameda, Calif. Phyllis attended St. Joseph's Grammar School and Notre Dame Convent High School. In 1941, Phyllis married Cyrus Henry Auran, a native of Minnesota and together they raised five children in Alameda. Mrs. Auran is survived by her children, Michael Auran, of San Jose, CA, Timothy Auran, of Burlingame, CA, Theresa Auran, of Dublin, CA, and Kathleen (Auran) Wetzel, of Baltimore, Md, and Mary (Auran) Foye, of Arnold, CA. She was preceded in death by her parents, James MacDougall and Ruth (Heritage) MacDougall, husband of 62 years, Cyrus Henry Auran.