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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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Samir Issa Saliby

Samir Issa Saliby, 62, passed away on Saturday, April 23, 2016, at Lehigh Valley Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Samir was the loving husband of Amal Saliby, with whom they shared 41 years of marriage.

He was predeceased in death by his parents Issa and Rateba (Younes) Saliby and brother Haitham.

Survivors: Samir will be dearly missed by his wife, Amal Saliby; sons, Samir Saliby II and wife Ebelita, James Saliby and wife Vimaris; grandchildren, Tatiana, Samir III, James Jr., Jayden, J. George, Isaiah, Aaliyah, Alexander, and Aadam, siblings Antoun and wife Salwa, Adnan, Victoria and husband William Rabeh, Donna (wife of the late Haitham Saliby), Samira and husband Nakhla Eshak, Simon and wife Lisa, Michael and wife Leah, George and wife Dina, Antoinette and husband George Issa, and Elias; and 30 nephews and nieces.

Services: viewing on Wednesday starting at 9:00 a.m. at St. George Orthodox Church, 1011 Catasauqua Ave., Allentown followed by funeral service at 11:00. Entombment at Grandview Mausoleum.  Contributions can be made to the family.