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Burket-Truby Funeral Home of Oakmont

Alcorn, Dorothea Poland




Dorothea Poland Alcorn, 87 of New Beaver Boro (formerly of Oakmont and Verona) passed away on Tuesday, September 1, 2020. Beloved Wife of the late Edward Poland and the late Gus Alcorn. Loving Mother of E. Michael (Angie) Poland, Jeannette (Gary) Lyons, Kathleen E. Poland, James (Barbara) Poland, Patrice (Bader) Wahedi, and the late Michaela (the late Charles) Franks, Edward Poland, and Thomas Poland. She is survived by numerous grandchildren and many great-grandchildren. Step-Mother of Gus's children, Darlene, Carol, and Patrick. Sister of the late Ruth Loeffler and Elizabeth Singer. Also survived by her grandpuppies, Sophia, Bella, and Liam. Dorothea was a cashier at the former Krogers in Oakmont and was a nanny for 20 years serving many local families. She enjoyed bingo, bowling, and was a people person. Friends and relatives will be received during a private family visitation at the BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES INC. Oakmont. Interment to follow in Calvary Cemetery, Pittsburgh. Memorial contributions may be made to the family for their discretion.