Mary Scinto Van Oyan

Mary Scinto Van Oyan

RHINEBECK, N.Y. — Mary Scinto Van Oyan, 55, of Rhinebeck, N.Y., died peacefully Tuesday, May 12, 2020, at the Ferncliff-Archcare Health Center after a long, courageous battle with Huntington’s disease.

Mary was born September 25, 1964, in Hartford, the daughter of the late Frank D. and Theresa M. DelMastro Scinto. She was raised in Newtown and was a graduate of Newtown High School. She worked as a hairdresser for many years until the time of her illness.

Mrs. Van Oyan is survived by her devoted daughters, Jessica, Cassie and Megan Van Oyan, and five cherished grandchildren. She is also survived by a dedicated aunt, Elinor Hill and her husband, Harry, of Milford; an uncle, Daniel Scinto of Florida, as well as several aunts, uncles and cousins.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a brother, Frank J. Scinto.

Due to the social restrictions of the Covid-19 pandemic, all funeral services are private. Arrangements are by Wakelee Memorial Funeral Home, 167 Wakelee Ave., Ansonia.

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