Don Thomas Botkin, of Morton, passed away on Saturday, October 6, 2018, at the age of 67.

He is survived by his brother John (Laurie); loving uncle Douglas (Michelle), Christopher (Kristy), Jessie La Mantia (Dominic) and Nathan (Julie); and proud great-uncle to Caroline Botkin, Lillian Botkin, Olivia Botkin, Henry Botkin, Ellen Botkin, Connor Botkin and Anna Botkin.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Wayne Botkin and Genevieve Florene Botkin; and great-niece Faith Botkin.

Don enjoyed spending his time playing board (war) games and was an avid Chicago sports fan. He retired from State Farm in 2013.

Visitation was held on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018, at Avon Methodist Church, 200 E. Washington St., Avon, IL 61415 at 10 a.m. The funeral service followed at 11 a.m. at the church. Interment followed in Avon Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Chron’s & Colitis Foundation and American Cancer Society.

Please sign the online guestbook at  Wise Family Funeral Home Avon is in charge of the arrangements.