May 14, 1937 - May 9, 2015 Donald Phillips Krauss, born Donald Frederick Phillips, May 14, 1937, San Francisco, CA, passed away May 9, 2015 in Beverly Hills, CA at the age of 77. He was preceded in death by his parents, Herbert Phillips, Norman and Dudye Krauss; brother Rick and sister Nancy. Don was a graduate of Lowell High School and Stanford University. He worked in the financial services and investment business for nearly 40 years. Don was an avid Bridge player, having been a member of the youngest team to represent the United States at the World Bridge Olympiad. He won 2nd place in the 1964 World Bridge Olympiad and a Gold medal representing the United States at the 1981 Maccabiah Games in Israel. He is survived by his loving sons Jonathan (Jennifer) Krauss and Robert (Elana) Krauss, his granddaughter Jillian, his sisters Linda Diller and Penny Berman, his nephews and nieces, and by Renee Krauss and Phyllis Kantar. The family requests that donations be made in Don's name to the Alzheimer's Association
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Published by Los Angeles Times on May 31, 2015.