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Donald C. Readler

Donald C. Readler Obituary

Donald C. Readler, 90, of Fox Den Road, Saugerties, N.Y., died Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, at his residence.

He was born Nov. 8, 1929, in Wapwallopen, to the late Claude and Amelia Young Readler. He graduated from Nescopeck High School in 1947 and went on to serve our nation with the U.S. Air Force.

He met Lillian Seaton, his wife of 70 years, while stationed at Mather Air Force Base near Sacramento, Calif., and they married Aug. 12, 1950. Upon his honorable discharge, he returned home to continue his education, graduating from Penn State University with a degree in electrical engineering. He was hired by IBM in 1956 and retired as a manager in Kingston in 1987.

In his free time, Donald enjoyed fishing, hunting and being in the outdoors, as well as spending time with the couple's pet dogs whom he adored.

Donald was predeceased by his son, John.

In addition to his wife, survivors include his son, Gary and his wife, Alicia, Ulster Park, N.Y.; three daughters, Mary Ann Moore and her husband, Kevin, Poughquag, N.Y.; Donna Readler and her husband, Jan van der Els, Woodstock, N.Y.; and Linda O'Connor and her husband, Kenneth, Raleigh, N.C.; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; a sister, Ruth Culp; and two brothers, Philip and William, all of Wapwallopen.

The funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Monday from Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home Inc., Saugerties, N.Y., followed by burial in Blue Mountain Cemetery.

Information is available and expressions of condolence may be shared on his tribute wall at SeamonWilseyFuneralHome.com.

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