Botz, Everett A. 80, grew up in Sauk Centre, MN and resident of Phoenix, AZ for last 32 years, passed away peacefully at home with loved ones by his side on July 24, 2017 after a courageous five-year battle with cancer. He was preceded in death by his beloved companion of 35 years, Patricia Berg, son Robert, granddaughter Stephanie Smith, brothers Virgil and Roman Jr., and parents Roman and Marion. He is survived by his children Vicki (Brian), Bryon (Linda), Pam (LeVan), grandchildren Marie, Laura, Karen, Jenny, Tony, Sierra and great-grandchildren Owen, Noah and Jalayah. Celebration of life will be at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, September 2, at Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center, 16385 Saint Francis Ln, Prior Lake, MN 55372.