Austin H. Reeser

Aug 13 1930
Dec 15 2020
90 Years
Coatesville, Pennsylvania

Austin H. Reeser, 90, of Coatesville, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, December 15, 2020. He was the beloved husband of F. Lorraine Trego Reeser with whom he shared 64 years of marriage. Born in Coatesville, he was the son of the late Oscar H. Reeser and Elizabeth Morris Reeser. 

Austin was an area resident most of his life and a resident of Montana from 1993 to 2016. He was a 1948 graduate of the former H. Scott High School in Coatesville. He was employed for 25 years by UPS as a tractor trailer driver. 

Austin was a member of the West Caln Sportsman Club, Forks of the Brandywine Church where he played on the church Baseball team. He was also an avid mountain lion hunter. 

He is survived, in addition to his wife, by four children; Stephen Reeser and wife Gretchen of Denver, CO, Audrey Cooper and husband Mark of Wagontown, PA, Laurie Stott and husband Jonathan of Morgantown, PA and Brenda Swisher of White Horse, PA, 12 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, two brothers; Martin Reeser of Atlanta, GA and Oscar Reeser of Coatesville and many nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by an infant son Austin Lewis Reeser and a brother Harold Reeser. 

Funeral services will be held on Monday, December 28, 2020 at 3:00 PM at the Wilde Funeral Home, 434 Main St. Parkesburg, PA with viewing and visitation from 1:30 - 3:00 PM. 

In order to protect those at-risk, please wear a face mask and practice social distancing while at the funeral home.

Online condolences can be posted at

Service Date: 
Dec 28 2020 - 3:00pm
Service Location: 
Wilde Funeral Home


Loraine and family, I am so sorry to hear about Austin. He was a super person inside and out. Sending my love and prayers to all😢



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So sorry for your loss. So glad I knew Austin and I am so glad I was able to chat with him at times. He would always warm my heart.

Hugs to you and family.

Denise Ranck


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Lorraine I'm so sorry to hear about Austin's passing.  My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. 

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Pop Pop may have been 90, but he had the soul of a 20 year old. There will never be a story told about him that doesn't mention his zest for life or sense of adventure. We will miss him always.

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I’m so sorry for the loss of Great Uncle Austin. What a wonderful soul. He will be missed greatly.

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Lorraine, Steve, Audrey,Laurie & Brenda, I am so soory to hear of Austin's passing. He was such a kind and gentle man always with a smile for everyone. I LOVED our family trips to the farm and our famlies getting together. Heck, I learned to swim in your pond. Sending you all love and prayers. Love, David

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We want to extend our sincere condolences. What an amazing man and what an amazing life he led. Being married for 64 years is a wonderful thing. He will live on through all of his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. God bless and keep him 🙏 

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Austin was a great guy. Danny and I will miss seeing him at the annual picnics and church among other places. Sincere sympathies. Love and prayers, Danny and Phiddie.

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Lorraine we were so sorry to hear about Austin's passing. He was a great person, we always enjoyed talking with him. Our prayers are with you and your family. 
Sincerly Coy & Rachael Kimberling 



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