She was born April 8, 1923 in Sandusky, the daughter of Albert and Rose Marie (Baur) Homegardner.
Mary was a 1941 graduate of Sandusky High School.
She married Harry J. Scagnetti in Holy Angels Church on Oct. 25, 1947. Together they founded Scagnetti Construction Company in Bellevue and over the next 50 years they completed site work, building and hundreds of paving/drainage jobs in Bellevue, Sandusky, and other neighboring communities. They were also owners of Harry’s Wash n Fill in Bellevue.
In 2000, Mr. and Mrs. Scagnetti were presented the Founders’ Award by the Bellevue Area Chamber of Commerce. Mary was also a member of Immaculate Conception Church, Bellevue and enjoyed taking walks, birdwatching, and tending to her flowers.
She is survived by her children, Pauline Coleman of Catawba Island, Lois (Jerome) Simon of Erie, Pa., Karen (Lynn) Middleswarth of Bellevue, Christine (Mark) Dietzel of Bellevue, and Kevin (Jennifer) Scagnetti of Bellevue; grandchildren: Anthony Coleman, Kelsy (Coleman) Krise; Nicholas and Christopher Simon; Benjamin, Geoffrey and Shane Middleswarth; Rochelle (Velloney) Windsor and Nathanial Velloney; and Carly, Rachel and Madison Scagnetti.
In addition to her parents, Mary is preceded in death her husband, Harry J. Scagnetti in 2002; sisters, Helen Savord and Martha Koch; and brothers, George, Roy and Charles Homegardner.
Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday at Foos & Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue, where a rosary service will begin at 3:30 p.m. A funeral Mass will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Immaculate Conception Church, 231 E. Center St., Bellevue. Burial will follow in Bellevue Catholic Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Immaculate Conception Church, 231 E. Center Street, Bellevue; Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, Ohio 44870 or Sorrowful Mother Shrine, 4106 OH-269, Bellevue.
Memories and condolences may be shared at www.foosfuneral.com