Alonzo L. Minor, age 50, of Hamden, entered eternal rest on June 17, 2022.
Alonzo was born in New Haven, CT on February 2, 1972, a son of Dorothy Minor-Marion and the late George R. Minor.
Prior to his illness, he was employed at Bristol Myers Squibb as a Custodial Engineer.
Alonzo was a faithful member of Beth-El Ministry of Grace. He served on the Executive Board and was a member of the Male Chorus. He was ordained as a Deacon under the leadership of Bishop Eddie Cherry and was later ordained as an Elder under the leadership of Pastor Gwen Crutchfield.
In addition to his mother, he leaves to cherish loving memories, sisters, Gwen Minor Crutchfield, Jacqueline Minor and Rosalind Minor; an aunt, Wanda Ortiz and her husband, George Ortiz; his stepfather, Philip Marion; a stepbrother, Chris Marion; stepsisters, Phyllis Sherard, Veronica Marion and Letrice Amhelemie; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, great nieces and great nephews.
He was predeceased by his brother, George R. Minor, Jr.
A celebration of Alonzo’s life will be held Tuesday, June 28, 2022, at 11:00 A.M. at Greater Mt. Carmel Pentecostal Church, 399 Goodrich St., Hamden. A viewing will be held at the church from 10:00-11:00 A.M. The burial will be private.