Trust When It's Needed Most

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

Mary K. ‘Lynn’ DeCarlo

Mary K. “Lynn” DeCarlo, 80, of Billings, passed away peacefully Wednesday morning, Nov. 15, 2017, surrounded by her family. Mary was born Feb. 10, 1937, in […]
Nov 16, 2017 /

Marjorie ‘Joan’ Bohannon

Marjorie “Joan” Bohannon, 96, of Billings, went to be with her husband Ralph, on Nov. 14, 2017, at RiverStone Hospice Home, following a very brief […]
Nov 15, 2017 /

Leontina Margaret Whitbeck ‘Smitty’

Leontina Margaret Whitbeck “Smitty” passed away on Nov. 9, 2017, of natural causes, at Wyndstone Novak Cottage. She was 95. She was born on a farm […]
Nov 13, 2017 /

Patricia T. McAllister

Patricia T. McAllister, 93, peacefully passed away in her home on Nov. 8, 2017, surrounded by family. Pat, as everyone called her, was born at […]
Nov 13, 2017 /

John Wallace ‘Duke’ Restad

John Wallace “Duke” Restad, 93, died surrounded by his family on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, at Saint John’s Lutheran Home, of natural causes. John, lovingly known […]
Nov 13, 2017 /

Margery Christensen

Margery Christensen, age 92, passed away on Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, at Sweetwater Retirement Community of Billings. Margery was born on Sept. 11, 1925, to Albert […]
Nov 10, 2017 /

Luis Salazar

Luis Salazar- Ibarria, 63, of Billings, passed away Thursday, Nov. 10, 2017, at St. Vincent Hospital. A celebration of life service will be at 11 a.m. […]
Nov 10, 2017 /

Beverly A. Werner Burrowes

Beverly A. Werner Burrowes passed away on Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, in Billings. She was born in Poplar on Nov. 3, 1936, to Alvin A. and […]
Nov 7, 2017 /

Lucille M. McKnight Badura

Lucille McKnight Badura, 81, originally of Billings, passed away Monday, October 30, 2017, in Kennewick, Washington. The daughter of Lyle and Virginia Lathom, Lucille was born […]
Nov 6, 2017 /

Daniel Louis Foley

Daniel Louis Foley, 32, of Billings, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, at the home of his sister. Danny was born on May 28, […]
Nov 3, 2017 /

Jack Lutgen

Jack Lutgen will be remembered by all for his kindness, generosity and humor. Jack always thought it was funny that a farm kid from a small […]
Nov 2, 2017 /

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.