DETAILS: What we know about Mary Makgatho’s passing

2017-08-07 15:46
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DRUM broke the news earlier that veteran actress Mary Makgatho has passed on. The actress who starred in popular shows such as Generations, Yizo Yizo, Rhythm City and’s eKasi: Our Stories.

The much loved Mary has left a hole in many people’s hearts.

Here’s what we know so far about her passing, according to sources close to her;

  • Mary was turning 52 in a few days time.
  • She passed away in a hospital in Pretoria
  • She passed away from a head injury. According to Mary’s casting manager Carlynn de Waal-Smit who spoke to Tshisa Live, she went into a coma after falling at home and never regained consciousness.
  • Mary’s fall happened on the 6th of July this year.
  • Mary passed away in the early hours of the morning.
  • Mary had just recently appeared on our screens on Sonia Mbele’s movie Meet The Radebe’s.

    Sources: Tshisa Live