Helen Barbara Stefanski Sobolewski, 94, died Wednesday, May 28, 2014, at Superior Care Home-Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Paducah, Kentucky.
She was born in New London, Connecticut, where she lived and worked for most of her life. She was a lifetime member of Saints Peter and Paul Polish National Catholic Church in New London. Later in life Helen proudly earned an associate degree at Mitchell College in New London and was for many years employed as a secretary at the Naval Submarine Base in Groton, Connecticut.
After she retired, Helen remained involved with the National Association of Retired Federal Employees and also traveled, her most memorable trip being to her parents' native Poland.
She was predeceased by her husband, two brothers and a sister.
She is survived by a son, Joseph W. Sobolewski and wife Patricia of Benton, Kentucky, and one brother in Connecticut, along with many nieces and nephews and three cousins.
Collier Funeral Home of Benton, Kentucky, and the Byles-MacDougall Funeral Home in New London, Connecticut, are assisting the family. Burial will be at Cedar Grove Cemetery in New London, Connecticut. The family requests no flowers.
There will be no visitation schedules. Service and interment will be private and at the convenience of the family.