Marjorie Heron |

Marjorie Heron

Memorial services for Marjorie May Heron of Auburn will be conducted at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Nevada City chapel of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary. Burial will be at the Los Gatos Memorial Park in San Jose.

Mrs. Heron died Wednesday, Nov. 13, in Auburn. She was 87.

She was born April 19, 1915, in Sacramento, to William Oliver and Clara Belle (Beattie) Stahl. She attended Elverta Grammar School, Sacramento High School and medical assistant school. She married Fred Cooper on June 12, 1933, in Sacramento, and then John Heron on April 19, 1966, in Las Vegas, Nev. She worked for Kaiser Permanente in Sunnyvale for more than 13 years as an ECG Technician. She was a past member of the PTA, Girl Scouts of America, American Red Cross, Junior Matrons of San Carlos, and the Welcome Wagon Club of the Gold Country. She enjoyed ceramics, interior decorating, flower arranging, gardening, country music and computers.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Priscilla and Donald McNaught of Grass Valley; brother, James Beattie of Watsonville; grandson, Jeffrey McNaught of Los Gatos; granddaughter and grandson-in-law, Lisa and Lance Collup of Reno; great-grandson Brycen Collup of Reno; cousins Violetta and Fred Odell of Elverta, Eleanor Markson of Sacramento, Lolitta Miller of Seaside, Frances Comstock of Nevada City; and former husband, Fred Cooper of Carson City, Nev.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Clara Stahl; and husband, John Heron, in 1992.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, American Heart Association or the charity of the donor’s choice.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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