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

James Pius Schmalz

James Pius Schmalz’s life came to an unexpected end Monday morning, May 21, 2018, at the age of 29. James is survived by his wife, Isabella; […]
May 23, 2018 /

Evelyn Fern Buttman

Evelyn Fern Buttman, known to family and friends as “Evie,” passed away on May 19, 2018, at the age of 71 years. She was preceded in […]
May 23, 2018 /

Ted Herman Hoag

Ted Herman Hoag, 65, of Billings, passed away suddenly, on Monday, May 21, 2018, following a medical emergency doing what he loved, playing golf. Ted was […]
May 22, 2018 /

R. Doris Moreno

R. Doris Moreno passed away May 18, 2018, surrounded by her family at the age of 96. Doris was born in Scobey, MT. After selling their […]
May 21, 2018 /

Margaret Elynne Barnes Anderson

Margaret Elynne Barnes Anderson, 83, was born on Aug. 5, 1934, in Laramie, Wyoming, the second child to George and Winifred Barnes. She passed away […]
May 18, 2018 /

Lenore O. Lee

Lenore O. Lee, 100, passed away May 16, 2018, in Billings. Lenore will best be remembered as being the life of the party and telling funny […]
May 18, 2018 /

Martha Holly Large

Martha Holly Large, aged 77, departed our world on May 3, 2018. Martha was born on Oct. 9, 1941, in Cleveland, OH, and moved with […]
May 16, 2018 /

Anthony ‘Tony’ R. Moore

Anthony ‘Tony’ R. Moore   Anthony “Tony” R. Moore, kind and clever, age 70, departed this life on May 12, 2018, in Billings. He was born January 20, […]
May 15, 2018 /

Marietta Frank (Burdick)

Marietta Frank (Burdick) was born on March 20, 1931, in Lemmon, South Dakota, to John and Frieda Burdick, and passed away on May 7, 2018, […]
May 14, 2018 /

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.