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Benjamin “Benny” Kalinowski

January 22, 1965 - July 28, 2022

Benjamin Kalinowski, affectionately known as “Benny,” age 57, of Port Penn, DE, passed away on Thursday, July 28, 2022.

Born in Wilmington on January 22, 1965, he was a son of the late Alexander Francis and Ruth Ann (Hufnal) Kalinowski, Sr. Benny made his career as a driver with Marty’s Contracting for 19 years.

He loved the outdoors, especially fishing at Augustine Beach and working outside in his garden. In his leisure time, Benny enjoyed building things, including Legos and listening to country music. Above all else, he cherished the time spent with his family, friends, dogs and ducks, whom he loved dearly.

He is survived by his loving wife, Lisa M. (Montruchio) Kalinowski; children, Tiffany DuBois (Michael, Sr.) and Brandon Kalinowski; step children, Justin, Lindsay and Courtnay Montruchio; brothers, Alex, Jr., Leonard, Teddy and Chris Kalinowski; and 6 grandchildren.

Services and interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Benny’s memory to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 6704, Hagerstown, MD 21741 or by clicking here.

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4 Condolences for Benjamin “Benny” Kalinowski

  • My prayers are with you all. May God grant you peace during your time of loss.
    Sheri Barber

  • To a great brother. One who was always a pleasure to hang with and talk to. I enjoyed visiting and looking at the homestead. Love you lots. Chris

  • Lisa, Tiffany and Brandon I’m so sorry I know we don’t talk much but you’re in my prayers. Benny was one of a kind and will definitely be missed I was thinking today how we grew up together and all the times we use to hang out I’m just not prepared to say gbye to someone I considered a brother most of my life………..Jeri Kalinowski

  • Benny you were a good person. A Great Father to Tiffany and Brandon and a Loving husband to Lisa,and most of loved your Grandchildren Dearly you smile when you saw them coming your way now you have your Angel wings fly high keep your children and Grandchildren too.I will miss you. Love Theresa