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Since 1956, Michelotti-Sawyers Mortuary, together with our dedicated staff, has been serving the community of Billings and the greater Yellowstone County area.

We are experts in creating meaningful services, whether cremation or burial; a formal traditional service or an informal gathering; either in our facility, at your church or other location of your choosing. Since there are so many ways to honor someone's life, we encourage you to contact us to see how we can assist you.

Recent Obituaries

Rev. Nathaniel John Bourke

Reverend Nathaniel John Bourke

  Reverend Nathaniel John Bourke, a Roman Catholic priest of 55-years of service to the people of God, and the 20-year pastor of St. Thomas the […]
Aug 31, 2014 / 3 Comments
Dick Egeland

Richard A. Egeland

The world lost one of its finest on Wednesday August 27, 2014 when Richard A. Egeland passed away from lung cancer.  Richard “Dick” was born […]
Aug 30, 2014 / Add Comment
Wally Archer

Woodrow Wallace Archer

Woodrow Wallace Archer “Wally” passed away on Aug. 27, 2014. He was born on Sept. 7, 1925, and raised in Ismay. Wally served in the […]
Aug 29, 2014 / Add Comment
Coleen Swanson

Colleen Swanson

The announcement was brief, barely an inch of column in the 1963 Billings Gazette. It invited anyone interested in starting a community theatre to meet […]
Aug 28, 2014 / 3 Comments
Cindy Rawlings

Cynthia Ann Rawlings

Cynthia Ann Rawlings passed away peacefully on Aug. 24, 2014, surrounded by family. Cindy was born on Feb. 20, 1953, in Sheridan, Wyo., the daughter of […]
Aug 28, 2014 / Add Comment
Mike Jencks

Mike Jencks

“Uncle Mike” lived his life for his family: his nieces and nephews were his world. Uncle Mike was quick to brag about his family. Pictures […]
Aug 28, 2014 / 2 Comments
Michelle Vigessa

Michelle Ann Vigesaa

Michelle Ann Vigesaa passed away peacefully in her sleep at the age of 47 in her home in Billings. Born on Jan. 22, 1967, in Denver, […]
Aug 26, 2014 / 2 Comments
Paul Wetzsteon

Paul Hoblitt Wetzsteon

Paul Hoblitt Wetzsteon passed away at his home in Billings, MT, on August 16, 2014, subsequent to having suffered a massive heart attack in mid […]
Aug 25, 2014 / 2 Comments
Mrs. Feldman

Lois Sandbak Feldman

Lois Feldman was a Child of the Heartland. Born on May 11th, 1918, she was the third born of five children of Otto and Hilma Sandbak, […]
Aug 23, 2014 / 4 Comments

Kathleen Mary Henrichs

Kathleen Mary Henrichs, 68 of Huntley passed away Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at Billings Clinic. The daughter of Chester and Irene Skolowski, she was born March […]
Aug 22, 2014 / 2 Comments
Myrna Jensen

Myrna Louise Simmons Jensen

Mrs. Myrna Louise Simmons Jensen, of Hamilton, passed away on Aug. 11, 2014, at Riverstone Hospice House in Billings. Mrs. Jensen left behind her husband of […]
Aug 22, 2014 / Add Comment
Shirley Dick

Shirley Mae Dick

Shirley Mae Dick passed away on Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, at Billings Clinic, surrounded by family and friends, after a short, courageous battle with lung […]
Aug 19, 2014 / 2 Comments

Our Commitment

To serve your family in the ways you prefer - with honesty, dignity, fairness and trust... to provide the quiet, reassuring comfort of knowing you chose the right people to care for your family.

Our Code of Good Practice

As an invited member of Selected Independent Funeral Homes, Michelotti-Sawyers is recognized for it's continued commitment to maintaining high standards in their character, performance, services, and facilities. With this membership, Michelotti-Sawyers is obligated to offer a wide range of prices, as well as complete freedom to select a funeral service within their means.

Who We Are

Michelotti-Sawyers Mortuary and Crematory is a locally and independently owned and operated full service funeral home and crematory. The business was started in 1956 by Robert G. Michelotti and John F. Sawyers.

Our Signature Service

Whether you choose a traditional or a contemporary ceremony, a funeral provides a profound experience that ultimately aids in the grieving process. By gathering your family and friends you give testimony to the life of your loved one, you celebrate the relationships shared, and you provide a time and place for all who were part of their life to come together in a reflective setting. Whatever your preference, our staff will work one-on-one with you to create an appropriate tribute. To help simplify the planning and arrangement process, the offerings described here represent the most popular choices of our client families.

Yellowstone Valley Memorial Park

Yellowstone Valley Memorial Park was established by Michelotti-Sawyers Mortuary in the summer of 1998. It is our hope that we have created a place where families may find peace and comfort for generations to come.