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

Kenneth Richard Kiesow

Kenneth Richard Kiesow was born to Eleanor Christoferson Kiesow and Kenneth Shelby Kiesow on Sept. 26, 1941, in Pipestone, Minn. He was raised and educated […]
Mar 27, 2017 /

Joseph Steven Heidecker

Joseph Heidecker passed away on March 23, 2017, following a short illness/cancer. Joe was born on March 28, 1931, and was educated in the Werner, […]
Mar 24, 2017 /

Hans Trankle

Hans Trankle was born in Heilbronn, Germany, to Julius and Martha Trankle, on Nov. 19, 1925. At the age of 4, the family departed Germany […]
Mar 24, 2017 /

Ruth Egeland

Ruth Harvat Egeland passed away on March 23, 2017, at St. Vincent Hospital in Billings. Ruth was born on April 29, 1932, in Livingston, to […]
Mar 24, 2017 /

Dorothy Anne Gray

Dorothy Anne Gray, 79, of Laurel, passed away on March 21, 2017. Anne was born in Scobey, to Ivan and Dorothy (Morrison) Gray. Anne attended […]
Mar 23, 2017 /

Kim Renee Kronmiller

Kim Renee Kronmiller passed away unexpectedly on March 15, 2017, surrounded by her husband and family. She was born to Robert and Erma Cochran on […]
Mar 17, 2017 /

Lee E. Steiner

“A thick and shapeless tree trunk would never believe that it could become a statue, admired as a miracle of sculpture.” — St. Ignatius Lee E. […]
Mar 17, 2017 /

Kenneth George Kostelecky
1947 — 2017

Kenneth was born in Dickinson, N.D., to Mildred and Charles Kostelecky. In his younger years, Ken would often, with his brothers, cause mischief and have […]
Mar 17, 2017 /

Lilyth Sylvia Larson Finn

Lilyth Sylvia Larson Finn, a longtime resident of Billings, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 12, 2017, at the Canyon Creek Memory Care Facility in […]
Mar 14, 2017 /

Kaden Ryan Hafer

Kaden Ryan Hafer left us way too soon on March 10, 2017. He touched so many lives in so many ways in his short time […]
Mar 13, 2017 /

Andrew G. Andrews

Andrew G. Andrews, age 90, died Thursday, March 9, 2017, at home of natural causes. “Andy,” as he was more popularly known to his friends and […]
Mar 13, 2017 /

Earl Norman Ringheim

Earl Norman Ringheim, 67, of Billings, died Friday, March 10, 2017, at Billings. Clinic. Private family services will be held. Michelotti-Sawyers Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.
Mar 10, 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.