James John Whiteley, age 53, of Shelton, formerly of Seymour, entered into rest on Wednesday January 23, 2013 in the Griffin Hospital Derby. He is the beloved husband of Linda Iannone Whiteley.

Jim was born in Derby on April 7, 1959 loving son of Susan Bagley Whiteley and the late James Whiteley.

Jim was raised and lived in Seymour, before moving to Shelton 25 years ago.

He was a truck driver that started his career with Whitely Trucking and was currently employed with Tomra Inc. He loved to custom classic cars, motorcycles and music.

He is father of Ashley Nardella, the brother of Patrick Whiteley, Linda Foster, and Wendy Judd, the son-in-law of Louis and Margaret Iannone. He also leaves several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.

He was predeceased by a brother Richard Whiteley.

Riverview Funeral Home 390 River Road Shelton handled arrangements. Burial in Riverside Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to his family through the funeral home.

Leave condolences to his family at www.riverviewfh.com.