Our funeral home is a family owned and operated business. We are
large enough to give our families the same service as the largest
funeral homes around, yet we are small enough that each family gets
the level of attention and care they deserve.
JACK M. WILSEY - NYS Licensed Funeral Director,
Jack is a licensed funeral director and has been a member of the
Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home, Inc. since 1979. A Graduate
of Saugerties High School, Jack continued his education at the
State University of New York at Canton earning a degree in Mortuary
Science. He completed his residency requirement at the
Gray Funeral Home in Port Jervis, NY before returning to Saugerties
to join his father, Harold M. Wilsey in the operation of
Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home.
Active in the community, he is a life member and past president
of the Saugerties Kiwanis Club, a member and Past Exalted Ruler of
the Saugerties Elks Lodge, a member of the Saugerties Blue
Kats Men's Club and the SAA Golf League.
Professionally, Jack is a member of the NYS Funeral Directors
Association and a Past President and member of the Dutchess, Putnam
and Ulster Funeral Directors Association. A lifetime
parishioner and lector at St. Mary of the Snow RC Church, Jack also
serves on the Board of the Rip Van Winkle Boy Scouts of America and
Sawyer Savings Bank. He and his wife, Juanita have two
children, Eric and Karin. In his spare time he enjoys boating and
golfing with family and friends.
ERIC M. WILSEY - NYS Licensed Funeral Director
Eric is a licensed funeral director and has been a member of the
Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home Inc. since 2002. Growing up in
Saugerties he graduated Saugerties High School with the class of
2003. Eric became interested in Funeral Service by noticing the
number of families that had a strong appreciation for the services
his family provided, and it quickly became something that he wanted
to be a part of.
Eric then enrolled in the State University of New York at
Canton. At Canton he earned the Chancellor's Award for Student
Excellence. After completion of the Mortuary Science major and
Graduation, Eric planned to further his education in 2005 at
Oneonta State University. There he studied and completed a Business
Economics Major and played two years with the Oneonta State
Baseball Team. Graduating with a Bachelor's Degree in 2007. Eric
took the summer to complete the necessary requirements and in 2008
became a Licensed Funeral Director.
In 2013 he was chosen to attend Meet the Mentor's weekend at
Emory College in Atlanta, GA. a nationwide educational conference
for aspiring young funeral directors under the age of 40. Eric is
currently a member of the New York State and National Funeral
Director's Association, parishioner of St. Mary of Snow Church and
Saugerties American Legion Sports Committee.
Eric lives in Barclay Heights, Saugerties and still enjoys
athletics whether on the field, court, ice or course. Actively
playing adult baseball, golf and ice hockey in local leagues.