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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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Ciro Martinez

Ciro Martinez, 84 of Allentown passed away March 5 at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Twp.  He was married to Anna Maria (Lopez) Martinez. Born in Puerto Rico, he was a son of the late Catalino Martinez and Christina Medina.

He is also survived by his daughter Anna Luz Morales of Whitehall and Lydia Esther Martinez; sons Ismael and Edwin of Allentown; a sister Margerita Martinez; half brothers Santos and Bienbenido; and seven grandchildren. He also raised daughters Marjorie and Milakia Lopez and son Anthony Mejia. He was pre-deceased by brothers Antonio, Philip and Jesus; a son Michael Martinez and one grandchild.

Services: viewing beginning at 12 noon on Friday, March 10 at Nicos C. Elias Funeral Home, 1227 W. Hamilton St., Allentown, followed by funeral service at 2:00 p.m.  Burial at Greenwood Cemetery, Allentown.