Monica I. Tuchol, 58 of Seaside Heights died Monday, January 16, 2023 at home. Born in Porto Alegre, Brazil, she resided most of her life in South Brunswick, NJ. Daughter of the late Jurgen Kansog, mother of the late Daniel Cooper, wife of the late Paul Tuchol, she is survived by her mother Mary R (Crossling) Kansog, a son and daughter-in-law, James and Kristen Cooper, a sister Verena S. Kansog and multiple cousins and aunts in Brazil, England and Germany. Visitation will be held on Monday January 23, 2023 from 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00 pm at the M. J. Murphy funeral home 616 Ridge Road at New Road, Monmouth Junction. The funeral service will be held on Monday evening at 8:00 pm.