Jean Marilyn Day (1935-2013) was a missionary nurse and a diaconal minister. She was born in Scarborough, ON to parents Vera Mae Campbell and William McIntosh Tough. She obtained her Reg. N. from the Toronto Western Hospital in 1956, her Diploma in Christian Education at Covenant College in 1964 and her B.Sc. N at the University of Toronto in 1978. She was ordained in 1964 and designated and appointed to Hong Kong as a missionary in 1964 and worked there until she returned to Canada with her family in 1972. She was a Member of the Division of World Outreach 1976-1979 and Executive Director, National Canadian Girls in Training Association 1985-1990. She married Alfred Lee Day in 1966, who was also a UCC minister and missionary. She had two children Ian and Eric, as well as step-children from Alfred Day’s previous marriage.