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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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Dolores M. Norris

Dolores M. Norris, 80, of Allentown passed away May 7 at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Twp. with her family by her side. Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Harold Helmer and Gladys (Heimbach) Helmer. She was a beloved mother who resided at the Phoebe Home, where she attended religious services regularly.
She is survived by her daughters JoAnn Gruber and Debra Williams and sons David and James Norris; a brother William Herzog; grandchildren Kevin, Crystal, LeAnn, Jessie and Nathaniel and seven great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her sister Sandra Lauer, grandson Joel Williams and son in law Leon Gruber.
Services will be private, arrangements are by Nicos C. Elias Funeral Home, Allentown.  Contributions can be made to the National Kidney Foundation, www.kidney.org