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CENTRAL FALLS - Mrs. Theresa (Chrupcala) Vecoli, 94, died Sunday, October 21, 2012 at Baptist Village Retirement Communities after an extended illness. She was the wife of the late Al Vecoli.
Born in Fall River, she lived in Central Falls and later Jacksonville, Florida for many years. She was employed by Peninsula Pest Control in Jacksonville. She served in the US Army during WWII as a 1st Sergeant. Theresa was a daughter of the late John and Barbara Chrupcala.
Survivors include two nephews; Thadeus W. "Ted" Chrupcala of Bristol and Steven W. Mitchell of Glocester, and special friends and caregivers Jennifer Highsmith and Terry Brannen, both of Waycross, Georgia. She was predeceased by three sisters and a brother.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday, October 25th at 10 AM in the chapel at Notre Dame Cemetery, 359 Daggett Avenue, Pawtucket, RI.
Music Funeral Home, Waycross Georgia are assisting the family with arrangements. Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at