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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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Mathilda Haddad

Mathilda Badoui Haddad, born March 19, 1927 to a Maronite Catholic family from Sebaal, Lebanon. She migrated to the United States in 1981. She spent more than 45 years as a master seamstress at Phoenix Fabrics and Today's Man. Her main purpose in life was the dedication to her husband, her children and grandchildren. She lived her life to the highest standards, with a big heart and open mind.
Survivors: She is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, Merheg Haddad. Four children: Joseph Haddad of Bethlehem, Lina Abi-Samra of Coplay, Georges Haddad of Connecticut, John Haddad of Allentown; Seven Grandchildren and loving sister Najla Abi-Daher

 Services:  Viewing from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Nicos C. Elias Funeral Home, 1227 W. Hamilton St., Allentown followed by Mass at 11:00 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 501 Ridge Ave., Allentown.  Entombment to follow at Cedar Hill Mausoleum. 

 Contributions:  In Lieu of Flowers: Knights of Columbus Charities Inc.,. 1 Columbus Plaza New Haven, CT 06510