Labenski Funeral Home

107 Boswell Avenue, Norwich, CT


Eleanor Dubicki

March 27, 1921January 1, 2018

Norwich-Eleanor Dubicki 3/27/1921-1/1/2018- Born in Nalibolki, Poland. Daughter of the late Justin and Anna Byczkiewicz. She was married to Chester Dubicki on July 16, 1941. She came to the United States with her family in 1949 after World War II. She was an accomplished seamstress and worked for the former Majestic Pants Factory and the John Meyer Company. She retired in 1983. After retiring she enjoyed working in her garden and cultivating the flowers that show cased her home. She also continued to enjoy sewing many of her own custom tailored clothing. As a devote Catholic she was a long time member of St. Joseph’s Church and the Women’s Rosary Society. She is predeceased by her husband Chester and a daughter Irene Lynch and son-in-law William Lynch. Also by her brother Joseph Byczkiewicz of Yantic and her sisters Helen Chmara and Mary Szalczyk of N.J. She is survived by her son John Dubicki and his wife Annette of Norwich. She is also survived by her grandchildren Robert Lynch and wife Alyssa of Manchester, Patrick Lynch and wife Lauren of North Carolina, Kristin Dishaw and husband Marc of Old Lyme, Katie Black and husband Anthony of Norwich and Jennifer Dubicki and great grandchildren Ryan and Brendon Lynch and Kylie and Prestin Dishaw. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Joseph’s Church, 120 Cliff St., Norwich, Ct. 06360 or to The Center for Hospice Care, 227 Dunham St., Norwich, Ct. We would also like to give our sincere thanks to the Norwichtown Rehabilitation and Care Center staff and The Center for Hospice Care for the wonderful care they have given to Eleanor while she was a patient there. A Mass in Eleanor’s honor will be held at St. Joseph Church, 120 Cliff Street, Norwich on Saturday, April 14th at 10:30 a.m. A reception will follow at the VFW Post 594, 30 Connecticut Ave. Norwich. Please visit www.labenskifuneralhome.com to leave an online condolence for the Dubicki family.


  • Memorial Service Saturday, April 14, 2018


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January 5, 2018

To Mr. John Dubicki and Family

Dear Mr. Dubicki: Our deepest sympathy to you and your family in the passing of your mother. She was a devoted member of St. Joseph's Rosery Society and will be dearly missed. May she rest in peace.

Holy Rosery Society
Saint Joseph Church

Charles Czajkowski

January 3, 2018

My condolences to the Dubicki family. I believe I was friends with John in school back in the 50's and 60's. My grandfather Kazimierz Zielonka was also born in Naliboki, Poland (now part of Belarus) and he would take me to the Dubicki farm up a hill from where he lived in Yantic. I believe my grandfather had other friends in the Fitchville area that he would visit that were also from Naliboki. My mother Jennie Zielonka Czajkowski was also born in 1921 in Fitchville so probably knew Eleanor. Again my condolences to the Dubicki family.