Antonina Partyka was born in present-day Swietokrzyskie Voivodeship. In 1953, she moved to the village of Bojadla, located in Lubuskie Voivodeship, where she still lives presently. She attributes her longevity to the avoidance of alcohol, smoking, and greasy dishes.
On 22 September 2018, Antonina Partyka turned 110. After the death of Maria Roszak on 16 November 2018, she became the third oldest living person in Poland and after the death of Irena Smialowska on 30 March 2019, she became the second oldest living person in Poland.