Jim, age 89, passed away on Saturday, April 22, 2017 in Hammond, LA. He grew up in Chicago and was a resident in Kenner for 40 years before settling in Springfield, LA. Jim was an extremely hard worker and dedicated 10 years to the Kenner Police Department. He also worked as a school bus driver in Jefferson Parish for 23 years. Jim loved working and restoring cars in his garage. He was an incredible husband, father, and brother and will be missed by all who knew him.
Jim is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Mildred Siatta; nephews, Ronnie and Danny Gaudin; in-laws, Harold and Peggy Bolton, Betty Wilbur, Shirley Haupt, Martha Bolton, and Norman Bourque; as well as numerous other nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Gus and Virginia Siatta; sons, David and James “Tony” Siatta Jr; and sister, Margaret Gaudin.