Hunting 05

Donald C. Readler

November 8, 1929 ~ August 6, 2020 (age 90)


SAUGERTIES...Donald C. Readler, 90, of Fox Den Rd died, Thursday, August 6, 2020 at his residence. He was born on November 8, 1929 in Wapwallopen, PA 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, California and they married on August 12, 1950.  Upon his honorable discharge he would return 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.

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

The Funeral Service will be held 10 am Monday at the Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home Inc., Saugerties, followed by burial in the Blue Mt. Cemetery. Visitation will be 7-9pm on Sunday. Further obituary information and expressions of condolence may be shared on his Tribute Wall at

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Donald C. Readler, please visit our floral store.


August 9, 2020

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home, Inc.
45 John Street
Saugerties, NY 12477

Funeral Service
August 10, 2020

10:00 AM
Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home, Inc.
45 John Street
Saugerties, NY 12477

© 2020 Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home, Inc.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use