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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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Reiner Erich Jaeckle

Reiner E. Jaeckle, 69, of Kunkletown passed away August 25th at Lehigh Valley Hospital. He was the son of Maria Claessens and the late Erich Jaeckle, and husband of Desiree (Lipovsky) Jaeckle.

Born in Schwenningen, Germany, he immigrated to the United States in 1957, and worked hard at contracting, working as an industrial electrical engineer. He had a passion for farming, cooking, loved sailing and enjoyed music and reading.

He is survived by his mother Maria Claessens; wife Desiree; his daughter Jade; son Erich; and a brother Peter and his wife Patricia.

Services: calling hour at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, Sep. 7th at Nicos C. Elias Funeral Home, 1227 W. Hamilton St., Allentown with memorial service at 3:00 p.m. Rev. Rodney Wells officiating.