Mary Elizabeth McMackin

Mary Elizabeth McMackin of Downingtown Mary Elizabeth McMackin, 85, of Downingtown, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012 at Simpson Meadows. She was the beloved wife of Robert F. McMackin, with whom she shared 62 years of marriage. Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Walter C. and Adelaide Bergin Farmer. She was a 1945 graduate of Cecilian Academy in Philadelphia and received her bachelor's degree in elementary education from West Chester State Teachers College in 1949. In addition to her husband, she is survived by her children, Maryann Mesure (Joe) of Glenmoore, Robert C. (Peggy) of Blue Bell, Susan Krulikowski (Michael) of Glenmoore, and Cathy Brzozowski (Len) of Highland Heights, Ohio. She is also survived by nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Her Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 12th at St. Joseph Church, 338 Manor Ave., Downingtown, where family and friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to Caring Friends Fund, c/o Simpson Meadows, 101 Plaza Drive, Downingtown, PA 19335 To send online condolences, visit

Published in The Daily Local on Nov. 10, 2012