James E. "Jimmy" Wilson, Jr.

Jimmy Wilson Jr., age 51, of Shelton, passed away on Sunday, November 5, 2017, at the Grimes Health Care Center, New Haven. Born in Bridgeport on November 8, 1965, he was the son of James and Patricia Ranalli Wilson of Shelton.  Jimmy was a graduate of Shelton High School, Class of 1983 and was the former owner and operator of the Corporate Deli in Bridgeport. 

Jimmy was loved by all. He was known for his bigger than life personality. His main love was his family but he loved the ocean and the beach. He would do anything for people and had the biggest heart.

In addition to his parents, survivors include his two sisters, Lauren Wilson Pucci of California and Linda Wilson Criscuolo, her husband David and his niece Jordan Criscuolo and nephew Trevor Criscuolo of North Carolina.

Friends may greet the family on Friday, November 10, 2017 at the Abriola Parkview Funeral Home, 419 White Plains Road, Trumbull from 4-7 p.m. A prayer service will be conducted at 7 pm Friday in the funeral home.  

In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make memorial contributions to the St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.