Victor Shotton

SUBLETTE - Victor Shotton, age 88, died March 10, 2021 at Gilbert Mercy Hospital in Gilbert, AZ.  He was born on July 28, 1932 in Garden City, KS, the son of John T. and Zella Fern (Hahn) Shotton. Vic grew up in Haskell County, KS. He graduated from Sublette High School in 1950. On July 18, 1951, Vic was united in marriage to Shirley Ruth Wait. He successfully built John T. Feeders until he sold and moved his family to Willcox, AZ.  

Vic is survived by his wife, Shirley; four children, Vicki Carr, Brad Shotton, Chad Shotton, and Ami Heil; one sister, Mildred Garner; 11 grandchildren; and 20 great grandchildren.  He is preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Ronald, Aubrey, and John; three sisters, Marybeth, Virginia, and Betty; a grandson; and a great granddaughter.  

Graveside service will be held at Haskell County Cemetery, Sublette, KS, on March 20, 2021 at 11 a.m. Visitation will be at Swaim Funeral Chapel, Sublette on March 19, 2021 from noon to 8 p.m.  Memorials are suggested to Willcox Elks Lodge #2131 in care of the funeral home. Thoughts and memories may be shared in the online guest book at

Posted online on March 16, 2021