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Samira Skaf

 Samira Skaf, 83, of Allentown, died Thursday at Lehigh Valley Hospital.  She was born in Mishtayeh, Syria, and was a member of St. George Orthodox Church, Allentown.

Survivors:  sister Zakieh Skaf in Syria, nephew Bahij (Bill) Nimeh, other nieces and nephews.  She was predeceased by brothers Zakour, Abdallah, George and Zaki, and sisters Fahdeh, Jamileh and Naeema.  
Services:  viewing from 9 to 11 a.m. on Monday in St. George Orthodox Church, 1011 Catasauqua Ave., Allentown.  Funeral Service at 11:00, interment at Laurel Cemetery.  The Nicos C. Elias Funeral Home is assisting the family.  www.eliasfuneralhome.com.
Contributions:  To her family to assist with final expenses.