Her mother was Dorothy Grant Ford, owner of the Port Washington Reporter and her father was James P. Ford, owner of the Sands Point Shipyard and a decorated WW1 soldier.
She is survived by her children, relatives and husband John Shirreffs.
Maryjane was a lady and a beautiful person inside and out. She died at home with family, and she will be terribly missed. She will be buried in her family’s plot at Nassau Knolls.