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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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Robert E. Mellett

Robert Edward Mellett, 73, passed away February 2nd at St. Luke's Hospital Allentown. Born in the Bronx, New York City, he was a son of the late Florence Hayes and John Mellett. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy and subsequently joined the United Nations as a security officer, serving over 18 distinguished years until his retirement.

He is survived by his son Todd R. Mellett and former wife Nydia Grube. He was predeceased by his brother John. Robert was known for his wonderful sense of humor and enormous pride in his family. He was surrounded by cherished loved ones in the end. He will be missed dearly by all that knew him.


Services: viewing on Saturday, Feb. 9 starting at 1:00 p.m. at Nicos C. Elias Funeral Home, 1227 W. Hamilton St., Allentown with prayer services at 2:00.