Alona Dorsey's Memorial Website | Ever Loved


No notifications

Who else knew Alona?

Help keep everyone in the know by sharing this memorial website.

Personal note from Alona’s Family

We have created this website to honor our beloved mother and grandmother. Please share your memories and photos here. Let her legacy live on forever.

Due to the COVID19, we must have a private home going service. We apologize to her extended family and friends who wish to join.


A Time to be Born: Alona Elvina Dorsey, otherwise affectionately known as, “Mommy”, "Mama Dorsey”, “Lona Dona”, and “Nana”, by the ones who love her the most, was born on May 23rd, 1949, in Brooklyn, New York to the late James Payne and Hilda Kelly. However, she was loved unconditionally and reared by the late Richard & Elvina Mack. She had one brother, Richard Kelly.

A Time to Live : Mommy attended John Adams High …

Funeral details

Funeral events are private

We sincerely appreciate everyone's love and support. We are deeply sorry that we can't have you all at the funeral as it must be private at this time. We invite you to please share your memories here and be on the look out for a memorial service in the future.

Want to stay updated?

Get notified when new photos, stories and other important updates are shared.

Memories & condolences




May 23rd, 1949

Passed away

April 7th, 2020
Astoria, NY

Get grief support

Connect with others in a formal or informal capacity.

Other people in Alona's community

Other key details

Cause of death

Heart attack

Method of disposition


Final resting place

Forest Green Park Cemetery

535 Texas Rd, Morganville, NJ 07751
Blair-Mazzarella Funeral Home
Funeral services provided by

Blair-Mazzarella Funeral Home