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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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Robin Boettger-Houck

Robin Boettger-Houck, 53, of Allentown, died Saturday, June 27 at Liberty Nursing Home. She was the wife of Barry Houck of Allentown since May of 2010. Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of Carol (Weidner) Snell and the late Robert Boettger. Robin was a graduate of Catasauqua High School, and worked most recently at The Morning Call newspaper, and prior to that at Qualex Photo. 

She especially loved shopping, her dog Precious and her kitty cats.

Survivors: Husband Barry; Mother Carol and Stepfather Reginald Snell of Northampton; brother Michael Boettger of Ashley, Pa; sister Brenda Campbell and husband Sean of Walnutport and three nephews.

Services: Funeral service at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, July 2 at Nicos C. Elias Funeral Home, 1227 W. Hamilton St., Allentown. Viewing from 10 to 11 in the funeral home.