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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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Rose Sykes

Rose R. Sykes, 90, of Allentown, died April 15 in her daughter's home.  Born in New York City, she was a daughter of the late Frank and Roxana (Mosley) Payton.  After attending the Central Commercial Secretarial School for stenography, she worked as a secretary for the U.S. Veteran's Administration for many years, retiring at age 51.

She is survived by a daughter & son.  At her request, there will be no services.  Arrangements by Nicos C. Elias Funeral Home, Allentown.