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Ajia Nema, 84, of Allentown, passed away Sunday at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Muhlenberg. Born in Syria, she was the wife of Issa Zakhour, and daughter of the late Hanna and Sophia (Ashi) Nema.
She is survived by her husband Issa; sons Nabil and Bassam; daughters Minerva, Missah, Sawsan and Fadia; brothers Abraham and Youssef; sisters Samira and Zakia, and 14 grandchildren. She was predeceased by a son Marowan in 2010.
Services: viewing at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday at St. George Orthodox Church, 1011 Catasauqua Ave., Allentown followed by funeral service at 11:00. Interment following at Laurel Cemetery. Contributions can be made to St. George Church.