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The famous General Trexler Estate at 1227 Hamilton Street is among the best known residences in Allentown. Filled with ornate woodwork, leaded stained glass windows, comtemporary lighting and a grand entranceway, coming to the Trexler Home is a unique experience.

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Ralph Schuman

Ralph Schuman died Tuesday Dec. 13 at Liberty Nursing and Rehab Center, Allentown.  He was 87.  Born in Nazareth, he was a son of the late Clarence and Mae (Johnson) Schuman.  He worked in the textile industry at a silk mill in Nazareth for many years before retiring. 

Survivors:  Brother Harrison Schuman of Allentown; niece Linda Schuman; nephews Dale, Steven and Michael Schuman.  He was predeceased by a brother Warren Schuman.

Services:  Funeral service Thursday, Dec. 22 at 1:00, Nicos C. Elias Funeral Home, 1227 Hamilton St., Allentown, with Rev. Michael Iski officiating.  Call 12:30 until the time of service.  Interment at Bethlehem Memorial Park.