NORWALK, Conn. – Theresa C. Tucci of Norwalk died April 28 at Norwalk Hospital after a brief illness. She was 88.
Born in Norwalk on Jan. 9, 1924, she was the daughter of Frederick and Antoinette Masi Falcone. Married to the late Joseph P. Tucci, she has lived locally all of her life.
Tucci graduated from Norwalk High School and worked for Sperry Rand and Tristan Fuller's. An avid reader, she loved gardening and was very artistic. She especially enjoyed time spent with family.
She is survived by a sister, Celia Dorta, of Florida. She was predeceased by a brother, Alphonse Falcone Sr. and two sisters, Florence Florio and Jennie Suhoza.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday at St. Jerome Church in Norwalk, with burial to follow at St. John Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Magner Funeral Home in Norwalk from 9:30 to 11 a.m. on Wednesday.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to a favorite charity.