Richard S. S. Dobzelecki

May 19, 1930 - July 01, 2016 

Richard S. S. Dobzelecki

May 19, 1930 - July 01, 2016 

Obituary for Richard S. S. Dobzelecki

BEVERLY - Richard S. Dobzelecki, Sr, 86 passed away on July 1, 2016 at Essex Park Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Beverly, after a brief illness. He was the husband of Nancy (Lawler) Dobzelecki, with whom he shared 60 years of marriage, who passed away in 2011.

Born in Fitchburg, Massachusetts on May 19, 1930 to the late Boles J. and Eva W. (Glowacki) Dobzelecki. He was an honorable discharged veteran of the United States Army having served during the Korean War.

Mr. Dobzelecki was self-employed in numerous businesses in Ipswich, Massachusetts for many years. Among them were R&L Mink Ranch, Chow Processing, A. Hubbard & Sons, and Ipswich Protein Products. He was a member of the American Legion post #331 for many years. He grew up in Danvers, Massachusetts but moved to Beverly Farms in 1951 where he continued to live until the time of his death.

Richard enjoyed the people he met throughout his life, and was always ready to lend a helping hand when help was needed. After retirement, he enjoyed spending time with his family and traveling whenever the opportunity allowed. He visited his family homeland in Poland, along with visits to Alaska, Caribbean, China and frequent stay in Florida to avoid New England winters and enjoy his passion of fishing. In later years he delighted to getting to know his grandchildren and great grandchildren even better.

He is survived by his friend and companion Marge Ducey of Dracut, Massachusetts; a son Richard Dobzelecki, Jr. and his wife, Linda of Salem, NH; his daughter, Lynne Marlor and her husband, Richard of Beverly, Massachusetts; three grandchildren; Beth Cornelius and her husband, Garry of Derry, New Hampshire; Jonathan Dobzelecki of Hoboken, New Jersey and his fiancé Montanna Herdemian, and Jessica Marlor of Beverly, Massachusetts; a sister, Joanne DeIulis and her husband Frank of Nahant; a sister-in-law, Rita Dobzelecki of Tucson, Arizona; and 3 great grandchildren, along with numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother Robert E. Dobzelecki.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Saint Margaret’s Church, 672 Hale Street, Beverly on Tuesday at 11:00 A.M. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours will be at the Campbell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot Street, Beverly on Monday from 4 to 7pm. Burial will be in Beverly Farms Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to Disabled Veterans National Foundation ( Information, directions, condolences at .

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