Dr. Karl P. Adler Jr., an optometrist at Hometown Health Center in Schenectady, N.Y., died after a short illness on Saturday, March 12th. He was 53 years old and resided in Duanesburg, NY.
Dr. Adler was a graduate of Canisius College, Buffalo NY and the Pennsylvania School of Optometry, Philadelphia, PA. He previously worked as an optometrist at Wise Optical in Hoboken, NJ and Garita Vision Center in North Bergan, NJ.
Dr. Adler was well liked and respected at Hometown Health Center and was recently bestowed one of the Best General Practice Doctor awards.
Dr. Adler predeceases his parents, Dr. Karl Adler, Sr. and Joan H. Adler and his siblings Paul L. Adler and his wife Pamela, Bruce L. Adler and his wife Dr. Michelle and Peter M. Adler and his wife Lisa and loving niece and nephews Harrison, Karl Patrick, Allison and Lucas.
A private ceremony for the immediate family will be planned. Please direct any donations to the Hometown Health Centers at 1044 State Street, Schenectady, NY 12307, to help continue their mission to serve the underserved- a commitment Dr. Adler truly believed in throughout his career.