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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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Sha'Mar Ruiz


Sha’Mar Ruiz, 23, of Bethlehem passed away March 22 at University of Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia. He was the son of Aisha and Derek Johnson.

Sha’mar was a security officer for Lehigh Law Enforcement Officer’s Association, Allentown and was a big sports fan. He also wrote poetry and had a book of poetry published. He loved people, playing video games, practical jokes and cooking & eating. He is survived by his parents and he was the older brother to Jameel Turpin and Aaliyah Johnson.

Services: viewing on Saturday, April 6th at 10:00 a.m. at Nicos C. Elias Funeral Home, 1227 W. Hamilton St., Allentown with funeral services at 11:00 a.m.