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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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Athanasios Ballas

Athanasios Ballas, 76, died August 24th, at his residence.  He was the husband of Efpraxia (Kontonotas) Ballas.  Born in Politsani, Albania, he was a son of the late Thomas and Christine (Lolis) Ballas.

Survivors:  wife; sons Thomas and wife Naima of Macungie and Michael of Queens, NY; grandson Nicholas.

Services:  Funeral at 1 pm Wednesday, August 28th at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 1607 W. Union Blvd, Bethlehem.  Viewing 5-8pm Tuesday Aug. 27th  at Nicos C. Elias Funeral Home, 1227 W. Hamilton St.,  Allentown.