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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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Jean D. Turton

Jean D. Turton, 84, of Allentown passed away August 3 at Lehigh Valley Hospital. Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Henry B. and Pearl E. (Dottery) Fenstermaker. She worked as a home health aide, with a wonderful bubbly personality. 

She is survived by her daughters Dana Bandle and husband Steve of Bowers and Debra DeEsch of Allentown; son Robert Turton of East Texas; a sister Dixie Zimmerman of Allentown; a niece, nephew; seven grandchildren and many great grandchildren. She was predeceased by a sister Nancy Sicher, daughter Lisa Hunsinger, and her husband Robert Turton Sr. in 1986.

Services are private, arrangements by Nicos C. Elias Funeral Home, Allentown.