Richard K. Dylingowski


Newburyport - Richard K. Dylingowski, 82, of Newburyport, and formerly of Lynn, passed away Friday afternoon, at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of the late Ruth (Kureta) Dylingowski, with whom he shared over 55 years of marriage.
Born in Lynn, he was the son of the late William and Gladys (Zelinski) Dylingowski. He was raised and educated in Lynn, where he made his home for 70 years, before moving to Newburyport 10 years ago.
Richard served as a mechanic in the United States Air Force from August 1954 to January 1958, during the Korean Conflict. He later became the proprietor/barber of Roy's Barbershop in Tewksbury, for over 50 years. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Paul and Lorraine Dylingowski of Newburyport; his daughter and son-in-law, Dina and Peter Kleros of Beverly; his four grandchildren, Alexander and Aleni Kleros, and Robin and Jayson Dylingowski; and by several nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours will be held on Thursday, April 11, from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. at the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home, 82 Lynn St., Peabody, followed by his funeral service at the funeral home at 12 p.m., to which relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Burial services will be private. For directions and online obituary, visit
Published on April 9, 2019
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Ethel lynch
Apr 10, 2019
I'm so sorry to hear that your mom and dad have passed. I send my condolences to the family. They were great friends of mine for many many years. Paul and Dina I send my love to you and your families๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’š