OSWEGO, NY – Donna R. Sagneri, 54, a resident of Syracuse Avenue, Oswego, passed away Friday February 14, 2014, at Upstate Hospital in Syracuse.
Born in Oswego, she was the daughter of the late Ralph and Frances (Tyrell) Fontana.
She worked for the Oswego County Buildings and Grounds for 22 years.
Donna enjoyed her motorcycle trips with her husband, Syracuse Basketball games and was the number one supporter of her son’s band, Bastik.
She enjoyed the game of baseball and was proud to be the first girl pitcher on an all boys team.
She was a proud Navy wife and attended the USS Inchon reunions.
She will always be remembered for her caring, openhearted and respectful nature and especially for the smile on her face.
She loved spending time with her family and grandchildren.
Surviving are her loving husband, Mark Sagneri; two daughters, Stephany Sagneri Harrington and Kristy Sagneri; her sons, Mark James Barker and Mark Anthony Sagneri, all of Oswego; a brother, James Joseph Fontana of St. Augustine Fla.; two sisters, Judy Fontana and Shelley Fontana, both of Oswego; her seven beloved grandchildren, Mark Barker, Nathan Barker, Audrey Harrington, Jacob Harrington, Cassandra Baker, Brianna Harrington and Madison Jones; several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be held 3-7 p.m. Tuesday, with a service to follow, at the Nelson Funeral Home, 11 W. Albany St., Oswego.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Jimmy V Cancer Foundation, Jimmyv.org
Online condolences may be made at www.nelson-funeralhome.com