Thomas E. Botts, 61, passed away Thursday May 7, 2020 in Philadelphia,
He was the beloved father of Mackenzie H. Botts. Born in Worcester,
MA, he was the son of the late James J. Botts and the late Evelyn I.
He was an instructor at the Aviation Institute of Maintenance in
Philadelphia, PA. Thomas had a passion for aviation and held pilot
licenses for helicopters and planes.
He was a graduate of Warwick Veterans High School. Thomas joined
the United States Army in 1977 where he furthered his education in aviation.
He is also survived by his sisters, Karen Maine and Janice Chaisson and his
brother, James Botts and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be private due to Covid-19 with interment at the
Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery.
Donations may be made in Thomas’s name to St Jude Children’s
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