William “Bill” John Dubnicek, 67 of Ormond Beach, FL passed away on June 6, 2022, with his wife, Marie, by his side. He was born on September 26,1954 in Englewood, NJ to Daniel and Mary Dubnicek.
Bill grew up in Northvale, NJ and went to Northern Valley Regional High School. While in high school he was a brown belt Judo instructor and this is how he was introduced to his wife, Marie. They were high school sweethearts and married in 1975. He worked for Lederle Labs in Pearl River, NY and moved to Ormond Beach, FL in 1982 with Marie and his two daughters,Dawn and Mary. Bill managed Mary’s Hallmark and PartyLand in the Trails Shopping Center for 16 years. He then finished his career as a Senior Sales Manager for 20 years at Motorola/Radio One. Bill also worked part time at The Other Place (OP) as a bouncer.
Bill was always known as the life of the party and a prankster. His favorite holiday was Halloween where he threw some of the best “Dubie’s Annual Halloween Parties”! He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and friend. He loved his four grandchildren deeply and his family was everything to him.
Bill is survived by his wife of 47 years, Marie Caraccia Dubnicek, two daughters, Dawn (Dubnicek)Bader and her husband, Todd (Tampa, FL), Mary (Dubnicek) Lorza (Richmond Hill, GA) and his four grandchildren, Mackenzie, Taylor, Sophia, and Pepe. He is also survived by his brother Gary Dubnicek and wife Julie (Ormond Beach, FL).
He was preceded in death by his parents Daniel John Dubnicek and Mary Ann (Tusa) Dubnicek.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday July 23,2022 and his residents at 55 Nightingale Lane, Ormond Beach, Fl. More details to follow.