We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Spitler Funeral Home, Inc.
Don E. Reeder, 95, of Eldred Twp., passed away on Aug. 17, 2021 at Muncy Valley Skilled Nursing Unit.
He was born Nov. 16, 1925, in Montoursville, the son of the late Grant L. and Dorothy (Souter) Reeder.
Don was a Navy veteran of World War II and was stationed on the destroyer, USS McGowan. Upon discharge from the Navy, he worked for the PA Game Commission at the pheasant farm in Loyalsockville. He then went to work for the Sylvania Photo Flash plant in Montoursville and retired from there in 1987. Don was of Baptist faith. He was a life member of the Eldred Twp. Volunteer Fire Company and had been the forest fire warden in Eldred Twp. for many years. He was also a member of the Warrensville Hunting Club.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Louise (Bair) Reeder, and brother, David Reeder.
He is survived by his daughters, Jeanne Reeder, of Eldred Twp., and Kay (Alan) Wolfe, of Montoursville; sister, Jane (Irvin) Ulmer, of Farragut; granddaughter, Dora (Clyde) Phipps, and great-granddaughter, Taylor Beers, of Eldred Twp.
A life celebration service will be announced at a later date.
Burial will be at the convenience of the family in Oak Lawn and Christian Hill Cemetery where Don served as the caretaker for more than 50 years.
Arrangements are being handled by Spitler Funeral Home, Montoursville.