MILDRED JANE McMACKIN, 67, died at noon Dec. 24, 2004, at Lima Memorial Hospital.
She was born Sept. 20, 1937, in Ironton to Ollie and Emma Lewis Nichols, who preceded her in death. She married Paul McMackin, who died in 1981.
Mrs. McMackin was a homemaker, living at the Old Farm Village Apartments in Columbus Grove. She attended the Seventh Day Adventist Church, Columbus Grove. She collected angels. She was a person who always enjoyed trying to help others and lend a helping hand. She loved family gatherings and cook-outs, flowers and just having her family around her. She was a great woman and will always be missed.
Survivors include five sons, Ronnie DeLong of Deshler, Mike Lee Nichols of Columbus Grove, Shane Eddie (Nadine) McMackin of Kingsport, Tenn., and Cole Patrick McMackin and Wade Allen McMackin, both of Delphos; a daughter, Cindy McMackin of Indiana; a sister, Patsy (Kenny) Waulk of Coal Grove; and eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Thelma Willis.
Services will begin at 2 p.m. Sunday at Columbus Grove United Methodist Church. The Rev. James McCurdy will officiate.
There will be no visitation. The body was donated to Ohio State University Medical Department.