Mary Jane McMakin, SCN, 79, a native of Quincy, Massachusetts, died at Norton Audubon Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky, on Sunday, January 29, 2017. Sister Mary Jane had been a professed SCN for 58 years.

She served in education in Kentucky, Virginia, and Massachusetts. In Louisville, she served at St. Agnes, St. Frances of Rome School and St. Matthias School. Sister Mary Jane also served in healthcare in Massachusetts.

She is survived by her sister, Elizabeth M. Whalen, Abington Massachusetts; her brother, Arthur J McMakin, Somerset, Massachusetts; her brother William B. McMakin, Burlington Massachusetts; and the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth.