Dora Elango
  • 69 years old
  • Date of birth: Mar 28, 1942
  • Date of passing: Nov 27, 2011
Let the memory of Dora be with us forever

This memorial website was created in the memory of our loved one, Dora Elango, 69, born on March 28, 1942 and passed away on November 27, 2011. We will remember her forever.

Mourn me not; but remember I have lived –
And let that little bit of me that lies in you live on.
Don’t let it hold you back, or give you cause for tears;
But let it spur you on to live and love and laugh.

My legacies to you are simple memories
Our acts together rendered into thoughts;
So take the best of them and make them breathe
And share the benefit of them with those you love.

No need for monuments, or empty dedications
No need to strain your grief or call the world to halt.
You are my children; and that is all I need.
Your lives, well-lived, are testament enough.


Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by comfort misodi on 28th November 2015

"My beau, I can't believe it's been four years already since you left us... I'm not in the mood to say much this time around, I just feel very lonely sometimes, and I miss you terribly everyday. I worry about what your thoughts were during your last days, and I also worry about the fact that you were all by yourself when you passed on...I worry because I know that you never liked being by yourself, and you were always worried that something bad might happen to you when nobody was around. It makes me very sad and angry when those thoughts cross my mind. I feel very angry at myself and the world at large. I personally think life dealt you a very difficult hand. I can only hope that you are in peace with everything where ever you are. I love you!"

This tribute was added by christine mukete on 27th November 2015

"So as you are sleeping  Mamie Dora , in the cradle of the Lord,you have a new grand son called Tata  .keeping your memories alive.There is a big fight going on now do not worry God willing i will fight  for what is yours. Goodnight"

This tribute was added by flora nwalupue on 28th March 2015

"Happy Birthday Mamie.. I will celebrate this day with you today. Rest in peace my mother, rest in peace...."

This tribute was added by comfort misodi on 27th November 2014

"Oh my sweet and lovely mother, it's been three years since you left me; your "beau". I miss you terribly, every minute of everyday. I refuse to dwell on anybody's opinion of you, because in my eyes, you were the perfect mother! They say, you can't choose your parents, but if I could, I'll choose you a million times over! I have a photograph of you in my bedroom with your iconic smile, whenever I gaze upon it, it melts my heart. You were such a gentle soul, it took so little to make you happy. I miss your very soft and soothing voice, you were selfless, loyal, and fearless. You were my mother, you were my friend. I miss our shopping trips and how I used to amaze you by taking a fraction of the time to prepare some of your favorite dishes, that'll otherwise, require more time. I miss you, my friends that were privileged to have known you, miss you as well. I try very hard to put a smile on my face everyday, in memory of you! So long...."

This tribute was added by flora nwalupue on 27th November 2014

"Dear Mammie, how quickly time goes by, it's like only yesterday your left us, I can't believe is three years already.  When I remember your smile, it brightens my day and thought of your soft angelic voice seem to smooth the way.  Your gentle kind and simple spirit is still with me.  Though you have, you're not forgotten, your memory still remains with me as always. Sweet Dreams Mammie, rest in peace.....⛪️"

This tribute was added by christine mukete on 26th November 2014

"Sleep well mammie till we meet again."

This tribute was added by Laurah Ebai on 12th September 2014

"As a friend to Comfort Elango and former classmate I happen to have been a beneficiary of Mama Dora Elango's love, kind heartedness and support. I remember growing up in Kumba and occasionally Comfort will take me home and sometimes we will meet her in the market where she was always willing and ready to open her arms to welcome me as a daughter. I have always thought about her and more especially Comfort because we lost touch long time ago. Today my heart bleeds because this world lost a great woman, loving and kindhearted.
"May her soul rest in perfect peace"
Laurah Ebai (Formerly Laurah Oben)."

This tribute was added by flora nwalupue on 28th March 2014

"Mammie I know u r in Heaven and must be really small cause I can see it in your eyes from when you came in my dream last week; U R always in my thought & will be forever in my heart.  I love u with all my heart.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY my sweat Mother!!!!!!!"

This tribute was added by flora nwalupue on 14th January 2014

"Mammie, it was 2 years ago today that you were buried.  You asked for food today, you were given food, abundantly.  Everyone went home this evening with a smile on thier faces, they ate and drank well.  You must be proud.  Rest in peace my beautiful Mother.  You were remembered today by your love ones, they sang and pray and gave you your favorite food.  Sleep well Mammie, sleep well.  Love u, yaka.."

This tribute was added by Jacqueline Ngole on 30th November 2013

""To Live In Our Hearts, Is Not To Die.""

This tribute was added by benedien elango on 27th November 2013

"To what can I compre you o mother, and what can be use to comfort me o mother since you pass, for vast is the sea of my ruin, for my mourning has gone uncomforted its like a sword has pierce my soul fill my hert with bitterr pains. But I pray for ur soul o mother that the good lord comforts u and be ur everlasting light."

This tribute was added by comfort misodi on 27th November 2013

"I love you and I miss you terribly! ''...it is in dying that we are born to eternal life''. Saint Francis of Asissi"

This tribute was added by christine mukete on 27th November 2013

"There is no death in remembrance. Sleep well       mammie"

This tribute was added by comfort misodi on 27th November 2012

"Who sat and watched my infant head when sleeping on my cradle bed, and tears of sweet affection shared, my mother, my mother..." Can't believe it's one year already that I haven't heard your sweet-sounding voice nor see your beautiful smile. I cry for you everyday and I miss you terribly. So long..."

This tribute was added by Segun Adeniyi on 27th November 2012

"The days of our lives are like the pages of a book. the tales and stories in it are the content that gives it its worth. Yours today, are of resounding impact and exemplary. Happy birthday to you where you are, this is our own way of telling you, that you are missed and loved. From folks who never met you but your offsprings ....Agianye"

This tribute was added by flora nwalupue on 27th November 2012

"I'm sorry mammie, for the things I put you through
I'm sorry mammie for not doing the things you wanted me to do
I'm sorry mammie for you leaving us so soon..."

This tribute was added by christine mukete on 26th November 2012

"It is a year now mamie ,your, face that is always on my mind.Resting in God's arms now, although in the ground your body lay.Our time on earth is brief, there's lessons to be learned.Rest well ooooooooo till we met again"

This tribute was added by flora nwalupue on 28th March 2012

"Happy Birthday Mamie.Today you would have turned a BIG 70..A million tears won't bring you back.. I know because I have cried..A thousand words won't bring you back. I know because I've tried. You're always on my mind..forever in my heart.Treasured in my heart you'll stay..untill we meet again some day...."

This tribute was added by elango charles on 27th December 2011

"fair well mama"

This tribute was added by elango charles on 27th December 2011

"dear aunty dora u were like a candle in the family ur lite shown on the poeple bcuz u were a very social person and loved by the people u will 4eva be in our hearts and we love u but God almighty love u most
say hello to the elango's family when u get there and that we love them all still
fair well"

This tribute was added by Francisca Konwufine on 24th December 2011

"I remember your beautiful smile,soft spoken nature and how you used to address me "ma pikin" each time you saw me. You treated me like my real mom and I really cherished that. I know you are happy where you are and I know the angel of God will guide you safely to your final destination.May your soul rest in perfect peace."

This tribute was added by Reggie Lewis on 17th December 2011

"Ms. Elango, your love and memory will live on forever through your legacy of kindness, compassion and generosity.  'Well done, good and faithful servant! You have been faithful...' (Matthew 25:23 NIV)

-Love Reggie"

This tribute was added by flora nwalupue on 16th December 2011

"She was...
Delightful with a clever and kind attitude..

Optimistic with an excellent character...

Radiant with a sparkling personality..

Affectionate beyond comparison..."

This tribute was added by brenda ndum on 15th December 2011

"Aunty You will always remain fresh and dear to me. You were a sincere, loving, trustworthy and kind person. You were very unique in every way. I will remember you most especially for the unconditional  love you shared to me and my siblings  and the love and concern you had for my mother. Love you always and say hi to my mama.
Love Imma."

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