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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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Herbert L. Brown

Herbert L. Brown, 73 of Allentown PA passed away peacefully in the presence of family at St. Luke’s Hospice House in Bethlehem February 1, 2018.  Herb was a loving husband, father and grandfather.  He was a graduate of the University of Evansville, IN and MBA studies at Butler University, IN.  He was an accomplished and passionate businessman having spent 25 years at Day-timers in East Texas and Allentown.  He was an avid car collector and appreciated life behind the wheel of vintage cars. He enjoyed the hunt of unique and rare car parts that accumulated into a collection that he was proud to show.

Herb is survived by wife Mari (Lawrimore) of Allentown, Daughter Angela Szogas of Redding CT,  (grandchildren: Cali and Matthew), Son Christian Brown of Allentown, (granddaughter: Ruby), Mother Gladys Brown (Hufford) of LutherCrest in Allentown, and Sister Janet Jordan of Parker, AZ.

Family asks for your prayers in lieu of services.  Donations in lieu of flowers, please send to St. Luke’s Hospice in Herb’s name. (www.vna.slhn.org.)