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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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Charles A. Wittman

Charles A. Wittman, 81, of Allentown passed away February 21st at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest. He was the husband of Charlene (Aaron) Wittman. Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Alton and Mae (Piehl) Wittman. He worked as a self employed carpenter, and was a veteran of the National Guard.

Mr. Wittman loved the outdoors, especially hunting, fishing and camping. He also enjoyed NASCAR, Penn State football, country western, bluegrass and polka music, and tinkering around the house doing carpentry projects. He was a member of the Tri-Boro Sportsmen Club.


He is survived by his wife Charlene; sons Charley and Cory and daughter Charlene all of Allentown; five brothers and two sisters, and a granddaughter Angie. He was predeceased by four siblings and his son Chris.


Services: memorial visitation on Friday, March 1 from 12 noon to 2 p.m. at Nicos C. Elias Funeral Home, 1227 W. Hamilton St., Allentown. Directions at: www.allentownfunerals.com.


Memorial donations can be  made to the American Heart Association, www.heart.org.